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Epidemiology of Hypertension
Hypertension is a condition whereby the blood pressure is consistently over 140/90 in an untreated individual. Its management is the most common reason for doctor’s visits in non-pregnant adults in the U.S. Read this article to learn who is affected.
Hypertension or high blood pressure occurs when the blood vessels of the arterial system become constricted forcing the heart to work harder to pump the blood to the tissues of the body. Read this article to learn more about this common problem.
Risks of HRT
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is the administration of an estrogen and progestin combination to treat symptoms related to hormone deficiency, which occurs after menopause. All medications and therapies have their potential risks. Read this article to learn about the risks of HRT.
Benefits of HRT
Menopausal symptoms can be distressing and interfere with the quality of life. Fortunately there are a number of remedies available and hormone replacement therapy sits at the forefront of these therapies. Read this article to learn about the benefits of hormone replacement therapy.
Understanding HRT preparations
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is prescribed for menopausal related symptoms. The most common complaints are hot flashes but many women experience other symptoms. HRT is the single option that addresses all of these symptoms. Read this article to learn about all of the HRT preparations.
Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
Hormone replacement therapy is the term used to describe the administration of hormones in postmenopausal women. It is an attempt to alleviate the symptoms that often occur as a result of hormone deficiency. Read this article to learn more.
Weight Gain and Menopause
Weight gain during menopause is one of the most common concerns voiced by the women. They notice a gradual increase in their weight and are frustrated by their inability to shed these extra pounds. Read this article to learn what you can do manage your weight after menopause.
Treatment of Hot Flashes
Hot flashes are the major reason women going through the menopausal transition seek medical care. Hot flashes are not life threatening but hey can interfere with the quality of life. Read this article to learn about management options.
“Hot flash” is the term used to describe the sudden onset of warmth or heat, which starts in the chest and spreads to the neck and face. Sweating, redness, palpitations and anxiety usually accompany this symptom. Read this article to learn more about this menopausal problem.
What is Menopause?
Menopause is the post reproductive stage of a woman’s life. For some it is a time of great joy and for others it brings much sadness and mourning. Since this coincides with aging there are many potential health risks that arise during this time. Read this article to understand these risks.
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