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Any problems in women over 60 who resume hormone replacement therapy?
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Dr. Andre Berger
Cosmetic Surgery
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In brief: Yes
The risks and benefits of such therapy must be evaluated on a case by case basis by an experienced physician.
Hormone replacement is a general term and may include a number of hormones such as estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, hgh, dhea, pregnenolone, oxytocin, melatonin, thyroid, cortisol. The key is effective and safe treatment. This requires ongoing medically supervised treatment.

In brief: Yes
The risks and benefits of such therapy must be evaluated on a case by case basis by an experienced physician.
Hormone replacement is a general term and may include a number of hormones such as estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, hgh, dhea, pregnenolone, oxytocin, melatonin, thyroid, cortisol. The key is effective and safe treatment. This requires ongoing medically supervised treatment.
Dr. Andre Berger
Dr. Andre Berger
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
In brief: Yes!
Over a decade ago, women's health initiative turned hormone replacement on its ear.
Initially, we told everyone to throw the baby out w/bath water. Now, a decade later, we're beginning to think that hrt is only bad if you start it 5-10yrs post-menopause when you have no good reason (if you're asymptomatic, you don't need it) & just want to protect "something". Whi shows there's no prevention.

In brief: Yes!
Over a decade ago, women's health initiative turned hormone replacement on its ear.
Initially, we told everyone to throw the baby out w/bath water. Now, a decade later, we're beginning to think that hrt is only bad if you start it 5-10yrs post-menopause when you have no good reason (if you're asymptomatic, you don't need it) & just want to protect "something". Whi shows there's no prevention.
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin
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