Choosing whether or not to
use postmenopausal hormone therapy is an important health decision. The Women's Health Initiative and other studies are providing important information about the risks and benefits of long-term menopausal hormone therapy to offer women some guidance about hormone use.
The links below point to the latest information on
postmenopausal hormone therapy:
Facts About Postmenopausal
Hormone Therapya fact sheet, which covers research findings, long-
and short-term hormone use, risk factors for heart disease, breast cancer, and
other conditions, and alternatives to hormone treatment