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HRT may prevent heart disease

While the recently published NICE guideline on diagnosis and management of the menopause stated that HRT does not increase the risk of heart disease when started in women aged under 60, it did not recommend the use of HRT to prevent heart disease since the evidence was not conclusive enough.

2016-11-13T12:03:48+00:00 4 May 2016|

Bone loss after stopping HRT

A 15 year follow up study from Finland has confirmed previous knowledge that that women who stop HRT experience loss of bone mineral density and increased risk of wrist fracture.

2016-05-05T12:56:17+00:00 4 May 2016|