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Menopause, Symptoms, Early Menopause, Vaginal, Bladder and Period problems
Confusion over vaginal estrogen
Several types of vaginal estrogen are now available and can be extremely helpful for treatment of the effects of menopausal estrogen deficiency on the vagina and bladder. Concern about risks of treatment for one preparation, high strength vaginal estradiol cream, (Linoladiol, Linoladiol N, Linoladiol Estradiol, Estradiol Wolff, and Montadiol) has led to a restriction on duration of use. » See the full story here
Role of estrogen for Urinary Tract Infections
Many women suffer from recurrent urinary tract infections (rUTIs) which can be a cause of great discomfort and misery. While it has been recognised for some tim... » See the article...