In the wake of the release of the Women’s Health Initiative Study in 2002, millions of women in the US and around the World abruptly discontinued their hormone replacement therapy. Many of these women were taking hormone replacement (HRT) for bone protection. Since that time, few studies have looked at the impact
BodyLogicMD Medical Director Jennifer Landa, M.D. weighs in on the recent NY Times article that accounted the experiences of middle-aged John Bellizzi (51) during andropause. The article demonstrated how integrative therapies can help men overcome symptoms of the male menopause, known as andropause.
Are bioidentical hormones safe? What about the findings of the Women's Health Intiative (WHI) study? Dr. Landa BodyLogicMD Orlando answers the question of safety regarding bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, a topic brought up recently on Oprah.