Bioidentical Hormones May Improve Bone Health in Women

According to an article recently published on Spec.com, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) can help with more than just symptoms of menopause. It’s estimated that one in two women will suffer from an osteoporosis-related fracture in their lifetime. Fortunately, experts say BHRT can help and recommend bioidentical hormone therapy for women age 50 and older, to improve bone density and help prevent future bone loss. In addition to getting plenty of exercise and adequate calcium and vitamin D, BHRT can reduce a woman’s osteoporosis risk by up to 70 percent.

Lupus and Women’s Hormonal Health

A recent article on WomenToWomen.com discussed the similarities between the symptoms of lupus and the symptoms of sever cases of menopause.