Women's Health Concern

Re-write the rules on prescribing HRT

23 May 2012

Thousands of women have had a 'wasted decade' of suffering since the HRT scare, according to an international panel of experts.

A major reassessment of the research into hormone replacement therapy has concluded that menopausal women were the victims of 'mass fear' generated by findings from ten years ago.

Many of the conclusions reached by the 2002 study, including the raised risk of breast cancer, have now been overturned.

British doctors are calling for the rules on prescribing HRT to be rewritten, allowing a new generation to benefit from bone protection and improved quality of life.

Read the full article at Daily Mail online