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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It's complicated based upon symptoms, recently menopausal or not, family history, modality of delivery, etc. Your gyn md can explain in more detail.
Dr. Yvette Westford
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes there is..: All hormones in your body serve a specific function and are ALL necessary for you to live an optimal life. Menopausal women loose a lot of those func ... Read More
Dr. Steven Ferguson
35 years experience General Practice
No medical agreemen: There is definitely no medical agreement on hormone replacement. There are several points of controversy particularly when dealing with synthetic horm ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Some are: And some aren't. It depends upon the specific situation, the problems being treated, the agent used to treat it and which hormone (or hormones) you're ... Read More
Dr. Cynthia Frazier
39 years experience Gynecology
Most: In my experience most women who use hormone replacement are happy with it. Of course there are exceptions. Hormone replacement has pros and cons which ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Info: If your body is working well you do not need hormone replacement, natural or otherwise. What is prompting you to even consider this?
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elvia Greathouse
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormones: You need to be more specific with your question
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Yes!: Here is a great study saying that with transdermal and vaginal estrogen there is no increase in clot risk.: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016 ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
49 years experience Psychiatry
Check wih U PCP: He may be able to answer u question.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Considine
30 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Absolutely one could use bioequivalent ie natural hormone replacement for menopause. I especially recommend it to patients whos are very sensitive to ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Brown
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unnecessary: "bio-identical" is a marketing term which generally refers to compounded preparations which may be of variable quality and strengths and are poorly r ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Which of: the thousands of hormones in your body are you asking about, Most so-called "natural" hormones are not standardized or regulated, potentially impure, ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Prevents: Women rapidly lose bone density (strength) in the first 2 years after menopause. Hormone replacement can slow or prevent that rapid loss, preventing o ... Read More
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