Menopausal Hormone Therapy (HRT) and Breast Cancer Risk has been in the news. Find out what you may need to clarify with your health care provider.
MHT and Breast Cancer Risk – Lancet
What is the name of the paper about MHT and Breast Cancer Risk published in The Lancet on 29 August 2019?
In this paper, what was the Interpretation?
What did the International Menopause Society’s (IMS) response to this paper include?
On page one in The International Menopause Society Comment on: “Type and Timing of Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer Risk: Individual Participant Meta-Analysis of the Worldwide Epidemiological Experience” the IMS elaborate on:
- Much of the information regarding breast cancer risk and MHT reported in this paper is not new…
- It is important to note that, because of when the data included in this report was collected, most of the MHT regimes were different from those used today
- This paper provides an important public health message about obesity and breast cancer risk…”.
What is HRT?
HRT can be an abbreviation for Hormone Replacement Therapy.
Is there a summary of this paper?
Your Country may have a summary similar to the (United Kingdom) NHS’s (National Health Service) Study Suggests HRT Carries Higher Risk of Breast Cancer Than Thought.
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In response to this paper, what are Recommendations from the IMS?
On page two in The International Menopause Society Comment on: “Type and Timing of Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Breast Cancer Risk: Individual Participant Meta-Analysis of the Worldwide Epidemiological Experience” the IMS state:
In Menopause Experts Dismiss Some Breast Cancer Claims In New Report the JH elaborate on:
Where may I find Links related to MHT and Breast Cancer Risk?
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Health Topics A-Z
Where may I find Health Topics related to MHT and Breast Cancer Risk?
In Health Topics A-Z you may find:
- Breast Cancer
- Breast Cancer Screening
- Hormone Therapy
- Hormone Therapy 2016 Revised Global Consensus Statement
- Hormone Therapy Alternatives
- Hormone Therapy Benefits and Risks
- Hormone Therapy Risks
- Hormone Therapy and Estrogen Plus Progestogen Therapy
- Hormone Therapy and Estrogen Therapy
- Women’s Health Initiative