Published in Women's Health Weekly, August 21st, 2003
"Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in women, with most deaths occurring after menopause. It had been assumed that lack of estrogen is a leading contributing factor to cardiovascular disease in women. Recent trials, however, using hormone replacement therapy to treat cardiovascular disease in women have not affirmed the cardiovascular benefits ascribed to this regimen," wrote M.C. Chu and colleagues.
"Ovarian function declines slowly over...
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