Hormone Replacement Therapy

Menopausal And Feeling A Bit Adventurous? It Might Be The HRT Talking

Mairi Macleod | Posted 01.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Mairi Macleod

Oestrogen has a lot to answer for. High circulating levels of the hormone early in a woman's adult life account for curvy hour-glass figures, and other feminine features like big eyes, pert little noses, lustrous hair and smooth skin.

Benefits Of HRT 'Outweigh Risks' For Menopausal Women

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A new study has claimed that Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) for menopause does not put women's health at risk, despite previous claims to the contr...

"Here, Have Some Wine" How to Help Your Partner Cope With the Menopause

Esther Harris | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Esther Harris

You'll know if your partner has more than "just irritating" symptoms. "I went from being a creative, ambitious professional who thrived on the job - to sitting on the floor and weeping with despair overnight," Kathryn tells.

HRT 'Cuts Women's Need For Knee Or Hip Replacement'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) cuts the chance of a woman needing repeat knee or hip replacement surgery by around 40%, research suggests. Takin...

HRT Prevents 'Rapid' Ageing Linked To Alzheimer's

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) can block signs of accelerated ageing that may be linked to Alzheimer's disease, a study has found. The effect wa...

Hormone Replacement Therapy Reduces Risk Of Heart Attacks

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) during the menopause can reduce the risk of heart failure and heart attacks, a study has suggested. And re...

Could An Early Menopause Trigger A Brain Haemorrhage?

PA | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Early menopause can increase the risk of a potentially lethal brain condition, research has shown. The younger a woman is when she undergoes "the c...

Does HRT Treatment Increase Breast Cancer Risks?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The controversial link between hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer has resurfaced, with health experts claiming that there is no solid evide...

Study: HRT Could Cause Asthma Attacks

Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Danish scientists have discovered a significant new link between hormone replacement therapy and asthma attacks. The research, led by the Danish P...