Hormonal therapies effective for acne April 11, 2017By Bob KronemyerHormonal therapies are an effective strategy to improve acne in women but some of these treatments, including birth control pills, are not commonly prescribed. Menopause counseling hot flash: Persistent VMS more common in African-Americans and more new researchA review of the latest research on the persistence of vasomotor symptoms, the link between hormone therapy and ovarian cancer risk, and the prevalence of substance use in pregnant adolescents. Benefits and risks of postmenopausal hormone therapy: Two expert opinions
September 08, 2014The initial findings from the WHI were concerning, but subsequent detailed analysis and long-term follow-up of women enrolled in these trials have brought perspective.
What’s the impact of hormone therapy on heart health? August 07, 2014By Miranda HesterAccording to a recent study in Annals of Internal Medicine, hormonal therapy in early menopause may improve some markers of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk, but not progression of atherosclerosis. Shorter-duration androgen blockade found efficacious
February 19, 2013Patients with high-risk prostate cancer who received 18 months of hormone therapy lived as long as patients treated for 36 months, Canadian researchers report.