HRT and Heart Disease – (11-05-01)

HRT and Heart Disease

Here’s another study not able to find a benefit of HRT on heart disease indices. Any women desiring to take HRT needs to fully evaluate what diseases she hopes to altered the path to. If lowering risk of heart disease is the reason then there are 20 other things this woman can do to lower her risk that are very clear cut, do not potentially increase risk of other diseases and are less controversial (and much cheaper!!). Besides, just ask that mare that’s been confined most of her life while she is maintained in a state of almost constant pregnancy which methods she would prefer…

Synergy : Clinical Endocrinology 55 (5), 673-682

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James Bogash

For more than a decade, Dr. Bogash has stayed current with the medical literature as it relates to physiology, disease prevention and disease management. He uses his knowledge to educate patients, the community and cyberspace on the best way to avoid and / or manage chronic diseases using lifestyle and targeted supplementation.