Hormone replacement therapy

Hormone replacement therapy

Thinking straight: estrogen and cognitive function at midlife

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English
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Online
Author: 
Maureen Miller Pelletier
Deborah S. Romaine
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the role of oestrogen on cognitive function and abilities. Critically analyzes results of studies of hormone replacement therapy and improved memory and Alzheimer's disease.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Estronaut: a forum for women's health

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English
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Online
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GenneX Healthcare Technologies
Publication Place: 
Chicago, IL

Provides Internet-based communications and information services on women's health topics to the consumer.

Hormone therapy: health protection lessons from the Women's Health Initiative

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
Women and Health Protection (WHP)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Sharon Batt
Publisher: 
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines the results of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) study regarding hormone replacement therapy.

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ISSN 14963612
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Includes bibliographical references.

Benefits and risks of combined (estrogen and progestin) hormone replacement therapy

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English
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2002, 2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the issue surrounding combined hormone replacement therapy following the results of the Women's Health Initiative study, WHI. Details the health risks and benefits of HRT, and suggests ways to minimize the risk.

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ISBN 0662358961
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Series: It's Your Health

Reclaiming menopause: another look at HRT and the medicalization of women's bodies

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English
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The medicalization of menopause
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
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Kathleen O'Grady
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the over-prescribing of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to healthy women. Details the risks of prolonged HRT use, including increasing breast cancer rates.

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Includes bibliographical references.

HRT, what the experts are saying now: a round-up of international opinion

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English
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Online
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides summaries of the most recent studies and clinical guidelines regarding hormone replacement therapy.

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Includes bibliographical references.

HRT in the news: the Women's Health Initiative study at a glance

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English
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Online
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Kathleen O'Grady
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides a brief summary of the major findings of the Women’s Health Initiative Study, WHI, funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes for Health (USA).

The truth about hormone replacement therapy

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English
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Online
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The National Women's Health Network
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides information on the proper uses of hormone replacement therapy (HRT), as well as the risks and benefits of its use, in order for women to make a clear, informed decision about starting or continuing hormones.

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Includes bibliographical references.

HRT: hormone replacement therapy

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English
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Paper
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Miriam Stoppard
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DK Publishing Inc.
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Discusses Hormone Replacement Therapy, its benefits and long-term health effects. Explains menopause and how to maintain good health through proper nutrition, exercise, and regular monitoring of your body, and overall health.

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ISBN 0789437562
MENO.S76 1998
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Review, Network Fall 2000: As well as discussing Hormone Replacement Therapy, its benefits and long-term health effects, Dr. Miriam Stoppard explains menopause and how to maintain good health through proper nutrition, exercise, and regular monitoring of your body and overall health.

Is osteoporosis a menopausal disease?

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English
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Online
Author: 
Julie Ouellet
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DES Action Canada
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Discusses the confusion about osteoporosis as a disease, the validity of bone density testing as a diagnostic tool, the links between menopause and osteoporosis, and the relationship between normal bone aging and osteoporosis.

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