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Author Michaud, Ellen.

Title The truth about hormone replacement therapy : how to break free from the medical myths of menopause / National Women's Health Network ; Ellen Michaud, contributing writer and editor.

Publication Info. Roseville, Calif. : Prima Pub., [2002]
©2002

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Location Call No. Status
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  618.175 PEA    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  618.175 MI    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xix, 332 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-321) and index.
Contents ch. 1. Manufacturing need, manufacturing knowledge -- ch. 2. Estrogen forever -- ch. 3. Menopause, natural and not -- ch. 4. The risks of hormone replacement therapy -- ch. 5. Designer estrogens : how do we calculate the odds -- ch. 6. Hormone therapy for relief of menopausal symptoms -- ch. 7. Phytoestrogens : help for some -- ch. 8. Herbs : a mixed bag -- ch. 9. "Natural" hormones : powerful friends, formidable foes -- ch. 10. Hormone therapy and osteoporosis -- ch. 11. Hormone therapy and heart disease -- ch. 12. Does hormone therapy preserve mind, mood, and memory -- ch. 13. Will hormone therapy keep you young -- ch. 14. The studies -- ch. 15. When is hormone therapy appropriate -- ch. 16. Alternatives to hormone replacement therapy.
Subject Menopause -- Hormone therapy.
Middle-aged women -- Health and hygiene.
Consumer education.
Estrogens -- therapeutic use.
Menopause.
Progesterone -- therapeutic use.
Added Author Pearson, Cynthia, 1947-
National Women's Health Network (U.S.)
ISBN 0761534784 paperback $15.95
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