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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
Ongoing shortages of HRT and contraceptives remain unacceptable and continue to harm women, say professional bodies
For the past year many women in the UK have been unable to access their hormone replacement therapy (HRT) due to ongoing manufacturing and supply issues, causin... » See the article...