A reader wonders if HRT is actually doing the opposite of what she expected, and considers going no-E, non-op.
A reader inquires about the health implications of being on Estradiol for 16 years and if dosage should be reduced to mitigate possible risks.
A reader shares information about the non hormonal differences between soy isoflavones and estriadol, and switching to Aerodiol.
Faux-fu for the tofu intolerant: Many health claims are being bandied about soy, not the least of which is that it has estrogenic properties. Soy does indeed have estrogenic properties. It contains phytoestrogens, which are produced by plants and mimic the action of estrogens at the body’s estrogen receptors.
Find out about Premarin and other estrogens, as well as how to decrease your health risks in taking them.
Everyone’s favorite hormone expert gives some sisterly advice on how to take hormones without seriously jeopardizing your health.