Tag: Hormone Therapy

Innovation, Research

Systematic review focuses on women’s health associated with menopausal hormone therapy

September 20, 2021

Via: The Medical News

Treatment with estrogen in menopause is both good and bad for women’s health. The picture is complex and the scientific evidence sometimes scanty or only moderately solid, a study shows. University of Gothenburg researchers took part. The study, now published […]

Innovation, Research

Gender-affirming hormone therapy may increase risk of high blood pressure

April 19, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) was associated with blood pressure changes in both transgender men and women, according to new research published today in Hypertension, an American Heart Association journal. Given the higher burden of heart attack, stroke and other cardiovascular […]


Masculinizing Hormone Therapy Tied to Acne in Transmen

January 20, 2021

Via: MedPageToday

Acne was a common occurrence after initiating masculinizing hormone therapy (MHT), researchers reported. In a retrospective analysis of nearly 1,000 transgender individuals who started MHT, prevalence of acne jumped from just 6.3% to 31.1% after an average therapy duration time […]