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Understanding Menopause -- Treatment
After menopause, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is often prescribed to resupply the body with the hormones it no longer produces. Discuss this with your doctor. As with any medication, there are risks and benefits, and each woman should decide if HRT is the right choice for her.
HRT typically consists of an estrogen/progestin supplement -- usually given orally or through a skin patch or gel. Estrogen is the component that treats hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and increased risk of heart disease...
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Alliance for Aging Research2021 K Street, N.W. Suite 305 Washington, D.C. 20006 202-293-2856 www.agingresearch.org American Urogynecologic Association 2025 M Street, N.W. Suite 800 Washington, D.C. 20036 Phone: (202) 367-1167 www.augs.org Patient Site: www.mypelvichealth.org American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway Leawood, KS 66211-2672 913-906-6000 E-mail: email@example.com www.aafp.org American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Women's Initiative601 East St., N.W. Washington, D.C. 20049 800-424-3410 http://www.aarp.org/ American 1599 Clifton Road, NE Cancer Society Atlanta, GA 30329-4251 800-227-2345 www.cancer.org American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)P.O. Box 96920 Washington, D.C. 20090-6920 800-762-2264 www.acog.org The North American 5900 Landerbrook Drive, Suite 390 Menopause Society Mayfield Heights, OH 44124 440-442-7550 www.menopause.org American Society for Reproductive Medicine1209 Montgomery Highway Birmingham, AL 35216-2809 205-978-5000 www.asrm.org National Cancer Institute Building 31, Room 10A03 31 Center Dr., MSC 2580 Bethesda, MD 20892-2580 301-435-3848 800-422-6237 (800-4- CANCER) www.nci.nih.gov National Institute on AgingBuilding 31, Room 5C27 31 Center Drive, MSC 2292 Bethesda, MD 20892 301-496-1752 800-222-4225 (TTY) www.nih.gov/nia National Library of Medicine's MEDLINEplus http://medlineplus.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/menopause.html e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org National Osteoporosis Foundation 1232 22nd St., N.W. Washington, D.C. 20037 www.nof.org Office on Women's Health - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 712E Washington, D.C. 20201 202-690-7650 www.womenshealth.gov National 157 Broad Street, Suite 315 Women's Health Resource Center Red Bank, N.J. 07701 877-986-9472 (a toll-free number) www.healthywomen.org OBGYN.net www.obgyn.net The Hormone Foundation 8401 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 900 Chevy Chase, MD 20815-5817 1-800-HORMONE www.hormone.org