MENOPAUSE MATTERS 16 The Female Patient | VOL 37 SEPTEMBER 2012 All articles are available online at www.femalepatient.com The Truth About Bioidentical Hormone Therapy JoAnn V. Pinkerton, MD, NCMP What Is Bioidentical Hormone Therapy?
Hormone therapy (HT) is one of the government-approved treatments for relief of menopausal symptoms. These symptoms, caused by lower levels of estrogen at menopause, include flashes, sleep disturbances, andl dryness.
History and Facts About Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy. The North American Menopause Society reports that about 1.4 million women now use BHRT treatments, which is around 40 percent of all prescriptions for hormone therapy
If you’re lo.ng for relief from menopause symptoms, knowing the pros and cons of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) can help you decide whether it’s right for you. Estrogen Therapy: Doctors generally suggest a low
Hormone Replacement Therapy adverse effects, HRT - Alternatives, natural herbs and Chinese herbal remedy January 3 2018 . Guidelines Women who have gone through menopause are recommended to avoid using female hormones to protect
Just what is bio-identical hormone therapy? Is it a “natural” and safe alternative to standard hormone replacement therapy for menopause symptoms — or is it a potentially risky menopause treatment? The hormone used in