Does Hormone Replacement Therapy Cause Cancer?

 In Health

On August 23, 2016, a study titled ‘Menopausal hormone therapy and breast cancer: what is the true size of the increased risk?’ was published in Br J Cancer. 2016 Aug 23;115(5):607-15

This data is not surprising, since we have long known of the link between breast cancer and the intake of synthetic hormone replacement therapy. The data does not however make the important distinction between synthetic and bio-identical hormones.

Dr. Verma explores this topic in more detail in his recent blog posting –

Rishi Verma
Integrative Medicine Physician Medical Director of Balance Medical Center