Hormone Replacement Therapy May Boost Women's Hearts
3 days ago - By Medscape
Taking hormone replacement therapy during menopause may improve the structure and function of women's hearts, potentially lowering their risk of heart disease, say UK investigators.
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New Drug Identified to Treat Menopausal Symptoms in Women
3 days ago - By Medindia Health
A new class of drugs has been identified to decrease menopausal symptoms in women. This drug can be used as an alternative to Hormone Replacement Therapy .
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