HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY

  • Starting HRT early raises breast cancer risk January 29, 2011

    Washington: Women who start hormone replacement therapy (HRT) as they begin to go through menopause have a higher risk of breast cancer than women who start taking the drugs later, researchers reported on Friday. The findings, published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, help answer lingering questions about just...
  • Hormone therapy safe for younger women April 4, 2007

    Chicago: Younger women may be able to safely take hormone replacement therapy to treat menopause symptoms based on a new analysis of a big US study that had raised alarms about health risks and driven down sales of treatment drugs, according to a report released on Tuesday. A second look at...