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Prof Michael Baum brands Times' article suggesting links between HRT and Alzheimer's as "unhelpful and misleading"

Professor Michael Baum, Prof Emeritus of Surgery, ULC, London issues a rapid response to an article in The Times suggesting a link between HRT and Alzheimers.

Published: 12th March 2019

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Doctors angry about press' unproven claims linking HRT to Alzheimer's

Several doctors specialising in helping women manage their menopausal symptoms have hit back at unproven claims printed in the press linking HRT to Alzheimers disease. 

Published: 7th March 2019

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Doctors hit back at unproven claims linking HRT to Alzheimers

The reasons why women need a menopause doctor

Find out why your GP isn't always best placed to deliver the specific advice you need regarding the menopause in this article by Dr Louise Newson published in the Telegraph today.

Published: 4th March 2019

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Reasons why women need a menopause doctor ¦ Dr Louise Newson

Why are doctors denying women HRT?

In this hard-hitting article for the Daily Mail, Dr Newson examines reports that doctors are refusing to prescribe HRT and explains the benefits and risks of treatment.

Published: 21st February 2019

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Why are doctors denying women HRT? Dr Louise Newson

Minister of State for Health & Social Care supports campaign to raise menopause awareness in House of Commons debate

Minister of State for Health and Social Care, Caroline Dinenage, pledges her support for Rachel MacLean (MP)'s campaign to raise awareness about issues surrounding the menopause.

Published: 19th February 2019

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Minister of State for Health & Social Care supports menopause campaign

Once and for all: Hormone replacement is good for women

Women on hormone replacement therapy live, on average, several years longer than those not taking it writes oncologist, Dr Avrum Bluming, and social psychologist, Carol Tavris, authors of "Estrogen Matters". 

 

Published: 13th February 2019

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Hormone replacement therapy is good for women ¦ Menopause Doctor

Dr Newson helps Holland & Barrett tackle menopause after winning TfL diversity campaign

Dr Louise Newson is helping Holland & Barrett to break the silence surrounding the menopause with support for their London awareness campaign.

Published: 29th January 2019

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Dr Louise Newson helps Holland & Barrett break the menopause taboo

New guide issued to help healthcare professionals prescribe HRT more easily

In her role as a Director of the Primary Care Women's Health Forum, Dr Louise Newson has written this useful, user-friendly guide to help cut through the confusion around prescribing HRT. 

Published: 15th January 2019

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New guide issued to help healthcare professionals prescribe HRT more easily

Survey launched to help improve menopause care

Dr Louise Newson has recently launched a survey to gather data that will help improve menopause care.

Published: 4th January 2019

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Survey launched to help improve menopause care

Dr Newson gives Guardian readers some simple, practical tips to help the menopause

Symptoms of the menopause really vary between women and can change with time. In this article Dr Louise Newson offers simple, practical tips to readers to help them deal with the menopause.

Published: 4th January 2019

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Dr Newson gives Guardian readers some simple, practical tips to help the menopause