There are many different types of HRT but combination types, where there is both oestrogen and a synthetic progestin, may increase breast cancer risk.
AnnA Rushton | December 12, 2016 | 0 comments
You may know how helpful progesterone is for your hot flushes, or mood swings, but do you also know what else it helps you with?
AnnA Rushton | November 18, 2016 | 0 comments
October is breast cancer awareness month, so time to check on what you can do to help prevent it and help to deal with it when diagnosed.
AnnA Rushton | October 21, 2016 | 1 comment
One of the delights of my job is hearing from experts in the field of bioidentical hormones. Dame Dr Shirley Bond is one of the most experienced practitioners worldwide and comments on a new report in The Times.
AnnA Rushton | September 26, 2016 | 0 comments
Bioidentical hormones have an important role to play in womens health and here are some of the reasons why.
AnnA Rushton | June 13, 2016 | 4 comments
Increased weight means increased oestrogen, so a new report shows that losing weight will boost your chances of beating breast cancer, but what about the protective role of bioidentical progesterone?
AnnA Rushton | June 10, 2016 | 0 comments
Oestrogen and progestogens increase the risk for women at menopause and post menopause, but bioidentical natural progesterone is beneficial to women at risk.
AnnA Rushton | May 30, 2016 | 0 comments
Having a hysterectomy is an immediate journey into menopause but how do you best treat it? Conventional advice is oestrogen-only HRT but bioidentical doctors like Dame Dr Shirley Bond take a very different view.
AnnA Rushton | March 14, 2016 | 0 comments
Obesity can be linked to insulin resistance, which is a risk factor for heart disease, hypertension and even cancer. Oestrogen dominance is also a key factor in weight gain so rebalancing hormones and a positive approach to diet and lifestyle can all reduce your risk.
Dr Mercola | October 30, 2015 | 0 comments
Findings from a National Cancer Institute study in the USA show that the link between being overweight and increased cancer risk cannot be ignored.
AnnA Rushton | September 9, 2015 | 0 comments