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Menopause

22 October 2010

HRT helpful for younger women?

Hormone replacement therapy may pose little risk to younger women, and could even help some aspects of their health - but any benefit appears to disappear as women age.

Hormone replacement therapy may pose little risk to younger women, and could even help some aspects of their health - but any benefit appears to disappear as women age, according to a new study.

"Whatever benefits there are for younger women, they don't really persist for older women," study author Dr Daniel Stram of the Keck School of Medicine in California told.

 

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