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The Benefits Of Estrogen Therapy

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Hormonal replacement therapy is used to increase progesterone and estrogen levels in women whose levels have significantly decreased. Estrogen-only therapy is typically prescribed to women who've had their uterus and pancreas removed. However, if the woman still has her uterus, than estrogen will be given with progesterone. Estrogen can come in many forms such as pills, patches and suppositories. Estrogen treatment has been proven to be very effective in reducing the symptoms menopause and lowering the risk of osteoporosis. But like any other treatment, estrogen therapy can also cause side effects too. Side effects caused by estrogen therapy include an increased risk of breast cancer, heart attack, and high cholesterol. Therefore, several recommendations
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