Hormone therapy with testosterone increases breast cancer risk

BOSTON – Aug. 7, 2006 – Women taking a combination of hormones including estrogen and testosterone to relieve menopausal symptoms may have more than a two-fold increased risk of breast cancer, according to a new study.

Led by Dr. Rulla M. Tamimi, of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, the new analysis of […]

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Hormone Therapy Raises Risk Of Death From Ovarian Cancer

Women were advised this week to think “very carefully” about taking. hormone replacement therapy (HRT) after evidence was published showing it had killed 1000 women in Britain since 1991 by increasing their risk of ovarian cancer.

HRT increases the risk of the disease: by 20%, the biggest in­vestigation of links between HRT and cancer has […]

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