Hormone Replacement Therapy Research Today is a free monthly online journal that collates and summarizes the latest research about Hormone Replacement Therapy, including details on hrt, menopause, natural hrt, effects, risks.
Results from a blind and a non-blind randomised trial run in parallel: experience from the Estonian Postmenopausal Hormone Therapy (EPHT) Trial.
Veerus P, Fischer K, Hakama M, Hemminki E,
Published 2 May 2012 in BMC Med Res Methodol, 12: 44.
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 1 May 2012:
Fifteen years of GH replacement increases bone mineral density in hypopituitary patients with adult-onset GH deficiency. Eur J Endocrinol, 166(5): 787-95.
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 16 April 2012:
Breast cancer incidence trends in Norway--explained by hormone therapy or mammographic screening? Int J Cancer, 130(12): 2930-8.
A decline in breast cancer incidence has been observed in several countries after 2002. Reduced use of menopausal hormonal therapy (HT), as a consequence of the publication of results from the Women's Health Initiative, has been argued to be the main reason. In Norway, the governmentally funded Norwegian Breast Cancer Screening Program (NBCSP) was implemented during the same time period as the increased use of HT. This study investigated trends in breast cancer incidence by use of HT and ... [Abstract] [Full-text]
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 11 April 2012:
Neurodevelopment in children born to hypothyroid mothers restored to normal thyroxine (T₄) concentration by late pregnancy in Japan: no apparent influence of maternal T₄ deficiency. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 97(4): 1104-8.
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 4 April 2012:
Changing concepts: Menopausal hormone therapy and breast cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst, 104(7): 517-27.
Hormone therapy is still used by millions of women for menopausal symptoms. Concerns regarding hormone therapy and breast cancer were initially based on case reports and retrospective case-control studies. However, recent results from large prospective cohort studies and the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) randomized placebo-controlled hormone therapy trials have substantially changed concepts regarding how estrogen alone and estrogen plus progestin influence breast cancer. The preponderance of ... [Abstract] [Full-text]
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 28 March 2012:
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 26 March 2012:
Physical activity and change in quality of life during menopause--an 8-year follow-up study. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 10: 8.
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 21 March 2012:
Levothyroxine dose following thyroidectomy is affected by more than just body weight. Laryngoscope, 122(4): 834-8.
Articles on Hormone Replacement Therapy published 20 March 2012:
Testosterone treatment in the aging male: myth or reality? Swiss Med Wkly, 142: w13539.
The definition of late onset hypogonadism in the aging male is controversially debated, and according to the latest literature consists of at least three especially sexual symptoms such as loss of morning erection, low sexual desire and erectile dysfunction as well as a total testosterone <8-11 nmol/l. Testosterone replacement therapy in the aging male has been shown to have a beneficial effect on muscle and fat mass as well as on bone mineral density, with more conflicting effects observed ... [Abstract] [Full-text]
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