Is HRT Linked to Pancreatitis?

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Holy Hormones Journal: According to the Canadian Medical Association there is a direct link between HRT and pancreatitis.  Dr. Margarita Ochoa-Maya stated, that 1 in 2 people are being diagnosed with pancreatitis. Those are scary stats. Wondering when a study will come up about BCP’s and pancreatitis. No difference really. Interrupting the endocrine system via Continue Reading …

Hormone Replacement Therapy Linked to Brain Tumors

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Holy Hormones Journal: Oh, dear.  Scientists  have found a link between post-menopausal hormone treatment therapy and meningioma. HRT can escalate the risk of getting a brain tumor by 30 percent. Not only that women on hormone replacement therapy for more than 10 years had a 70% chance of developing brain tumors. Synthetic hormones are steriods Continue Reading …

HRT – Pushed to Make Come Back-Again: Will Women Buy Into It?

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Holy Hormones Journal: It seems that every few years Hormone Replacement Therapy – HRT – raises its ugly head – even though hundreds of lawsuits have been filed linking HRT to breast cancer.  Just because the two organizations below are ‘women’s organizations’ methinks there is some Pharma money lurking behind their endorsing new HRT guidelines. Continue Reading …

Putting Menopausal Hormone Therapy – HT- Back on the Table

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The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) revealed today in The Journal of Women’s Health, the results of their expert, international roundtable on Menopausal Hormone Therapy (HT), illuminating the controversies and misrepresentations that have impeded women’s abilities to make choices about their own healthcare.

Changing Perceptions of Menopause

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Using a 200-year-old data set of more than 14,000 people, researchers found that the need for older child-free women in human societies and reproductive conflict between in-laws may account for menopause in human females.

Study: Hormone Therapy (HRT) & Alzheimer Disease Dementia

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Observational studies suggest reduced risk of Alzheimer disease (AD) in users of hormone therapy (HT), but trials show higher risk. We examined whether the association of HT with AD varies with timing or type of HT use.

Hormone Replacement Therapy Use is on the Decline

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Years after a large study on hormone replacement therapy revealed health risks among older women using it to prevent chronic disease, the number of women who take hormones continues to decline, according to a new study.

Million Women Study Substantiates Link Between HRT and Breast Cancer

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Million Women Study Supports Correlation between Hormone Replacement Therapy in Treating Menopause Symptoms and Cancer

Women Still Confused about HRT Risks and Benefits

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In the 10 years since hormone treatment was deemed too risky, many more women have chosen to endure symptoms of aging rather than take the “other pill.” Yet, more than half remain confused about the risks and benefits.

Retired School Teacher Wins $4 million after Developing Breast Cancer from HRT

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The attorney said Fraser began taking Prempro in the mid-1990s, when she was about 50 years old. Her gynecologist prescribed it after Fraser began experiencing hot flashes. Fraser, according to court documents, testified that she continued taking the drug because “it was working… and because my doctor felt it was safe.” Advertisements for the drug at that time also “enhanced” her decision to keep taking it.