Studies

Dosage Balance of Estrogen

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Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Questions to Doctor Robert N Hoover, MD, PhD, Director of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program in the Intramural Research Program of the National Cancer Institute at the NIH’s Director’s Wednesday afternoon lecture series – May 16, 2007 – “Hormones and Breast Cancer” Question: Breast cancer risk increase in post-menopausal woman more than pre-menopausal women. How can […]

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Next Step for the Estrogen Metabolism Hypothesis

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Saturday, August 25th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Questions to Doctor Robert N Hoover, MD, PhD, Director of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program in the Intramural Research Program of the National Cancer Institute at the NIH’s Director’s Wednesday afternoon lecture series – May 16, 2007 – “Hormones and Breast Cancer” Question: Are you still enthusiastic about the estrogen metabolism hypothesis or not? If you […]

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Estrogen Polution in the Environment

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Friday, August 24th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Questions to Doctor Robert N Hoover, MD, PhD, Director of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program in the Intramural Research Program of the National Cancer Institute at the NIH’s Director’s Wednesday afternoon lecture series – May 16, 2007 – “Hormones and Breast Cancer” Question: With having told us a little bit about the association between estrogen and […]

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Does Breast Cancer in Men Have Anything to Say About the Hormonal Hypothesis in Women?

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Saturday, August 18th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Questions to Doctor Robert N Hoover, MD, PhD, Director of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program in the Intramural Research Program of the National Cancer Institute at the NIH’s Director’s Wednesday afternoon lecture series – May 16, 2007 – “Hormones and Breast Cancer” Question: I was wondering if you think breast cancer in men has anything […]

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Why is the Level of Estrol Higher in Western Women than Asian Women?

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Friday, August 17th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

Questions to Doctor Robert N Hoover, MD, PhD, Director of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program in the Intramural Research Program of the National Cancer Institute at the NIH’s Director’s Wednesday afternoon lecture series – May 16, 2007 – “Hormones and Breast Cancer” Question: Is the higher level of estrol levels in western women different (from Asian […]

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If You Are Estrogen Deficient It Can Lead To High Blood Pressure

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Sunday, August 12th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

A study titled, “Role of Estrogens in Postmenopausal Obesity and Hypertension” by Lourdes A. Fortepiani and Huimin Zhang from the University of Texas Health Science Center found estrogen depletion may lead to Obesity induced high blood pressure. Source and more info: www.the-aps.org/press/journal/07/44.htm Balance your own estrogen, the safe way – “Natural Plant Hormones Provide Menopause Relief”

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Smoking Can Cause Early Menopause

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Thursday, August 9th, 2007
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Menopause Online Staff

In a study of 2,123 post-menopausal women (the Oslo Health Study), showed a link between smoking and the early onset of menopause.  The study also showed the early a woman quits smoking the more protected she is from early menopause.  Alcohol, coffee consumption, and passive smoking did not show a significant association. Read more about […]

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Short Term Use of Hormones May Be OK, But Long Term Use Still Doubtful

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Saturday, August 4th, 2007
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Healthy women going through early menopause may be able to use hormones short term with out serious health risks. Older women who begin hormone therapy years after menopause to prevent chronic diseases may increase their risk of blood clots and heart disease. Researchers are still trying to determine the effects of taking hormone therapy for […]

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