Archive for the ‘Breast Cancer’ Category

How are Bio-identical Hormones and Synthetic Hormones Different?

Ever since the now infamous World Health Initiative study came to a grinding halt in 2002, skittish physicians, fearful of putting their patients at an increased risk for breast cancer, coronary heart disease or stroke, have been reluctant to prescribe hormone replacement therapy for their... Read More

Estrogen Alone Is Effective for Reducing Breast Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Published inScienceDaily (Dec. 9, 2010) — While endogenous estrogen (i.e., estrogen produced by ovaries and by other tissues) does have a well-known carcinogenic impact, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) utilizing estrogen alone (the exogenous estrogen) provides a protective effect in reducing... Read More