TITLE

Estrogen anxiety

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Rita
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/4/94, Vol. 116 Issue 13, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on estrogen, a widely prescribed drug for menopausal women. Evidence that estrogen therapy protects against cardiovascular disease and prevents osteoporosis; Possible increased risk of breast cancer or uterine cancer; Comments by gynecologist Edward Wallach and Elizabeth Barrett-Connor on the pros and cons of estrogen; Combination hormone therapy.
ACCESSION #
9403307506

 

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