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BeschreibungEstrogen banishes hot flashes, offers protection against the crippling bone loss of osteoporosis, and there is convincing evidence it reduces the risk of heart disease. But recent studies show estrogen increases the risk of breast cancer. Do you have to choose between healthy bones and healthy breasts-- or can you protect both? Here is everything you need to know, including:
The benefits and dangers of estrogen replacement therapy
How to draw your own health profile and assess your particular risks
The alternative to estrogen for easing menopausal woes
Whether estrogen can invigorate a flagging sex drive
The value, and the downside, of taking progestin along with estrogen-- and whether you should take progestin in cycles or continuously
The different forms of estrogen-- including pill or patch-- and which suits your needs best
The questions you should ask your doctor
This indispensable guide is the only book to incorporate the latest studies on estrogen replacement therapy, objectively present the pros and cons, and provide you with all the facts you need to make an intelligent, informed decision.
Untertitel: Is It Right for You?: A Thorough, Factual Guide to Help You Decide. 1:B&W 5. 5 x 8. 5 in or 216 x 140 mm (Demy 8vo) Perfect Bound on Creme w/Gloss Lam. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: März 1993
Seitenanzahl: 164 Seiten