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Experts divided on ‘Million Women’ HRT study

John Kerr posted in on January 17th, 2012.

A new review has cast doubt on the findings of a large study which identified a link between hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer, but experts are treating the conclusions of both pieces of research with caution. In the ongoing debate over the benefits and harms of hormone replacement therapy, an international team of researchers […]

Benefits of HRT for older women

Peter Griffin posted in on August 22nd, 2008.

Brand new research published today in the British Medical Journal(1) shows the results of one of the world’s longest and largest trials of hormone replacement therapy (HRT). This latest study by the WISDOM research team (Women’s International Study of long Duration Oestrogen after Menopause) involved 2,130 post-menopausal women in the UK, Australia and New Zealand, […]

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