menopause

  1. Nelson Vergel

    Emerging Therapies for the Menopausal Woman by Dr. Krychman

    Two short videos: Healthcasts Healthcasts About Dr. Krytchman: Dr Krychman | Gynecologist & Specialist in Sexual Health
  2. Nelson Vergel

    FDA approves bioidentical hormone therapy for menopausal hot flashes

    This treatment has been available via compounding pharmacies for years. The FDA has approved the first bioidentical hormone therapy combination of estradiol and progesterone for moderate to severe vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause, TherapeuticsMD announced in a press release. The...
  3. Nelson Vergel

    Webinar Video and Transcript: Latest Advances in HRT for Women

    Allison Woodworth, RN, MSN, FNP-C, Clinical Director of PrimeBody.com 's clinic network, has extensive training and experience in the field of Age Management Medicine. Her areas of expertise include bio-identical hormone replacement therapy and medical facial aesthetics. Some of the talking...
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    Can testosterone help beat menopause? Jane Fonda says it helped her a lot

    Testosterone replacement is not only for men. Women need it as much as men for the same reasons: To increase lean body mass, sex drive, and mental focus. The ovaries and adrenals produce testosterone in women at about a tenth of the blood levels found in men. But as women age, their testosterone...
  5. Nelson Vergel

    FDA Approves Pfizer Menopause Pill

    The drug is a once-daily pill that combines the female hormone estrogen with the drug bazedoxifene. The drug represents an alternative to older menopause pills that combined estrogen with another hormone: progestin, which has been linked to increased risk of lung and breast cancer. Like...
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