Is estrogen necessary after menopause?

Answer On One Hand: Dangers of Taking EstrogenEstrogen was routinely prescribed to menopausal women until a clinical trial concluded in 2002 that estrogen therapy increases a woman's risks of acquiring br... Read More »

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Is estrogen necessary post menopause?

On One Hand: The Ovaries Stop Producing Estrogen At Menopause.Having low estrogen levels significantly increases a woman's risk of osteoporosis and heart disease and causes symptoms, such as hot fl... Read More »

How to Treat Menopause Naturally Without Estrogen Drugs?

Ideas to treat the most common symptoms of menopause without pharmaceutical drugs.

Is it necessary for your doctor to change your estrogen?

On One Hand: Studies Indicate Estrogen Therapy Has RisksHormonal therapy either combines estrogen and progestin or uses estrogen alone. According to the Mayo Clinic, only women who have had their u... Read More »

Can estrogen be used after breast cancer?

On One Hand: Estrogen Increases the Risk of Breast CancerHormonal replacement therapy involves the use of estrogen to treat menopausal symptoms. According to a 2004 report published by the Lancet, ... Read More »