Women without estrogen die sooner that women on estrogen

Abstract Objectives. We examined the effect of estrogen avoidance on mortality rates among hysterectomized women aged 50 to 59 years. Methods. We derived a formula to relate the excess mortality among hysterectomized women aged 50 to 59 years assigned to placebo in the Women's Health... Read More

Danish Study Shows HRT cuts Heart Disease by 50% without Cancer Risk.

Effect of hormone replacement therapy on cardiovascular events in recently postmenopausal women: randomized trial After 10 years of randomized treatment, women receiving hormone replacement therapy early after menopause had a significantly reduced risk of mortality, heart failure, or myocardial... Read More

Study Finds Estrogen Therapy Improves Depression and Anxiety in Recently Menopausal Women Without Adverse Cognitive Effects

(PHOENIX, Ariz. – Oct. 3, 2012) – Kronos Longevity Research Institute (KLRI) today announced that a major finding of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS) indicates that hormone therapy (HT) improves symptoms of depression and anxiety in recently menopausal women, without adverse... Read More

Ny studie visar att 5HTP fungerar lika bra som Prozac

Comparative study of efficacy of l-5-hydroxytryptophan and fluoxetine in patients presenting with first depressive episode. INTRODUCTION: Role of l-5-hydroxytryptophan (l-5-HTP) in depression is relatively less studied but the literature has shown its robust role in depression. The present... Read More

Timing of HT found key to its risks and benefits

by Doug Brunk FROM THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ENDOCRINE SOCIETY SAN DIEGO -- The scale that weighs risks and benefits tips more favorably for newly menopausal women who begin hormone therapy at age 50-59 years and who use it for 5 years, compared with women who start the therapy in their 60s,... Read More

Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease With HRT

Kate Maclaran; John C Stevenson Authors and Disclosures Posted: 01/03/2012; Women's Health. 2012;8(1):63-74. © 2012 Future Medicine Ltd. Abstract Prevention of cardiovascular disease has increasingly important health implications as our population ages. Menopause is associated with the... Read More