Hormone replacement therapy
Breast cancer experts say the risk is relative and other factors, such as obesity and alcohol, have a much greater effect.
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.
Millions of women avoid the treatment due to concerns over cancer risk.
A new study has claimed that Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) for menopause does not put women's health at risk, despite
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.
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) cuts the chance of a woman needing repeat knee or hip replacement surgery by around 40
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) can block signs of accelerated ageing that may be linked to Alzheimer's disease, a study
Taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) during the menopause can reduce the risk of heart failure and heart attacks, a study
Early menopause can increase the risk of a potentially lethal brain condition, research has shown. The younger a woman is
The controversial link between hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer has resurfaced, with health experts claiming