Winona’s medical professionals believe, based on scientific evidence, that HRT is worth taking for the right candidates. HRT is the most effective treatment for menopause symptoms.
Women wishing to start HRT can read the free Winona articles/blogs, or they can discuss the benefits and risks of treatment with their Winona doctor to see what is right for them. The Winona physicians will take into account symptoms, age, medical history, risk factors and personal preferences to devise a HRT plan that is unique for every woman. Women on HRT with Winona will be able to interact with their Winona physician regularly.
For the majority of women who use HRT for the treatment of symptoms of the menopause, the benefits of treatment are considered to outweigh the risks. HRT is the treatment of choice for women starting treatment before age 60 years, and especially for those who had premature menopause for whatever reason.
Your family doctor may not have sufficient knowledge of the current scientific information validating the safety of HRT, and are concerned about the benefits and risks of HRT. They have likely lost confidence in prescribing because of old research scares, but it is your right to request advice from a more up to date source.
Winona scientist and physicians are specialist with known expertise in menopausal health with up-to-date recommendations for prescribing HRT. They are also members of the North American Menopause Society, and therefore have access to its latest literature, studies and training.