Relation between plasma hormone profiles, symptoms, and response to oestrogen treatment in women approaching the menopause
- Don't let your doctor give you horse urine. MORGENTHALER, JOHN; WRIGHT, JONATHAN V. // Total Health;Dec98/Jan99, Vol. 20 Issue 5, ANTI-AGING NEWSLETTER p8
Reports that the `estrogen' replacement most doctors prescribe for menopausal and premenopausal women is a pill known as conjugated equine estrogens (CEE). Premarin, as the best known brand of CEE; Symptoms of menopause; Disadvantages of using CEE; Estrogenic effects produced by Premarin;...
- Overweight? Check Estrogen Dose in HRT. // Prevention;May2001, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p126
Reports that postmenopausal women who are overweight generally need less supplemental estrogen in hormone replacement therapy.
- Is Hormone Replacement 'Therapy'? Toohey, Lynn // American Chiropractor;2002, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p14
Explores the health risks associated with hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women. Symptoms of estrogen dominance; Health benefits of plant phytoestrogens; Prevention of osteoporosis.
- Estrogen Increases Hyperemic Microvascular Blood Flow Velocity in Postmenopausal Women. Peterson, Linda R.; Courtois, Michael // Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical ;Mar2000, Vol. 55A Issue 3, pM174
Presents a study which evaluated the effect of estrogen status on the hyperemic response of the microvasculature in vivo in postmenopausal women. Comparison on the hyperemic response of the microvasculature in postmenopausal women taking estrogen replacement therapy with that of premenopausal...
- Menopause Myths. Sellman, Sherrill // Total Health;Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p34
Presents myths and misinformation regarding menopause. Health risks posed by hormone replacement therapy; Failure of ovary; Deficiency in estrogen. INSETS: Menopause Myths;Menopause Facts.
- Menopause: Dreadful Affliction or Glorious Transition? Gursche, Siegfried // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Jul2003, Issue 249, p82
Provides information on menopause. Definition of menopause from biological medicine's point of view; Most commonly prescribed estrogen for hormone replacement therapy; Nutritional supplements as an alternative to HRT.
- Should new estrogen carry warning in labeling? Portyansky, Elena // Drug Topics;3/2/98, Vol. 142 Issue 5, p28
Reports on the effectiveness of the Evista (raloxifene) which is described as the first designer estrogen to emerge for the prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Responsibilities of Samuel Epstein, medical doctor, chairman of the Cancer Prevention Coalition and professor of...
- Postmenopausal women who take estrogen have better memory. // Geriatrics;Feb95, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p59
Presents the results of a study on the physiological effect of estrogen on the memory of postmenopausal women. Improvement in the ability to recall names.
- Low-dose estrogen safely increases bone mineral density. // Modern Medicine;Nov96, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p9
Presents a study highlighting the effectivity of low-dose estrogen intake in increasing bone mineral density among menopausal women, reported by Morris Notelovitz. Outcome of experiments on the subject; Effects on lumbar bone density.