Co-author of HRT study: 'These results matter'

These results matter because medical practitioners and women have been anxious of HRT for the past decade. This has led to a poorer quality of life for numerous women around menopause.

– Dr Louise Schierback, co-author of the Danish study into HRT


HRT 'may cut heart attack risks'

Taking hormone replacement therapy during the menopause can reduce the risk of heart failure and heart attacks, according to a study. Researchers also say the drugs are not associated with increased risk of cancer or strokes.