Many women are unnecessarily concerned about taking estrogen because a study published in 2002 concluded that the use of synthetic estrogen supplements increased the risk of heart disease and breast cancer. Fortunately, bio-identical estrogen does not pose the same risk as synthetic estrogen.
When bio-identical estrogen is prescribed in combination with bio-identical progesterone, your risk of breast cancer, heart disease and stroke actually is decreased.
Indications of low estrogen levels include:
Women who take bio-identical estrogen and progesterone experience a reduction in symptoms and a return to a more vital and vigorous life.
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