All blog posts with the tag 'HRT'.

Menopause by Dr Louise Newson

Book Reviews

Menopause – Dr. Louise Newson

Menopause - all you need to know in one concise manual. This Haynes Guide by Dr Louise Newson is packed full of information and provides a comprehensive guide to the...

early menopause

Your Story

My Experience of Early Menopause

Early menopause occurs when a woman's periods stop before the age of 45. According to the NHS, around 1 in 100 women experience the menopause before 40 years of age....

the m word

Book Reviews

The M Word – Dr. Philippa Kaye

Everything you need to know about the menopause. If you are embarking on your menopause journey, then The M Word is for you. This book goes back to basics and...

Learning to cope with menopause fatigue

Your Story

Learning to cope with menopause fatigue

Suzanne shares her story of how perimenopause has affected her life and the strategies she uses to help manage her fatigue and symptoms.  I'm 53-years old, a mum, a wife...

Surgical Menopause

Your Story

How my experience of surgical menopause changed my life

Hannah, a 44 year old Cranio-Sacral Therapist from Surrey, tells us her story of going through surgical menopause aged 40, explaining her strategies to manage her symptoms, and how her...



HRT vs Biodentical Hormone Replacement Therapy

There is no doubt that HRT was a fantastic invention which has revolutionised the lives of many women for nearly six decades. Up until recently it has been the only 'medical'...

HET: what every woman wants to know


Hormone Replacement Therapy: Answers to the 10 most common questions

GP and menopause specialist Dr Louise Newson answers the 10 most common questions women ask about about Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT). 1. Can a blood test tell if a woman...

can HRT make my hair fall out


Can HRT make my hair fall out?

Have you considered the impact of taking Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) can have on your hair? In this article, trichologist, Stephanie Moore, AIT asks the question - can HRT make...

Healthy Menopause

Book Reviews

Healthy Menopause – by Liz Earle

How to best manage your symptoms and feel better than ever. Healthy Menopause is a short, easy to follow book. It contains lots of sensible advice and a balanced view...