Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Estrogen Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Estrogen from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age Study found little difference between menopause types, but black women had less advantage than white Wed, 1 Jul 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Obese Postmenopausal Women May Face Higher Risk for Breast Cancer Researchers report the increased risk was as high as 58 percent Thu, 11 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Bone Drugs Don't Lower Breast Cancer Risk After All, Study Finds Instead, low estrogen might be the beneficial factor, researcher suggests Tue, 12 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Losing Weight May Ease Hot Flashes, Study Finds Doctors say extra fat, and the extra estrogen it produces, make menopause tougher for heavy women Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Antidepressant Eases Menopause-Related Symptoms, Study Finds Effexor nearly as good as estrogen therapy for reducing hot flashes, night sweats, researchers report Wed, 28 May 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Obesity May Raise Breast Cancer Death Risk for Some Women Study found younger, obese patients with estrogen receptor-positive disease were more likely to die Thu, 15 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Diabetes Boosts Stroke Risk for Women, But Not Men: Study Research finds big gender gap, which one doctor believes is tied to better treatment for men Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:00:00 -0500 High Estrogen Levels Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk Study of older women found having more of hormone from fat tissue after age 65 unwise Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Mouse Study Hints at Plastics Chemical's Link to Prostate Cancer Risk BPA boosts prostate stem cells' hormonal sensitivity, researchers say Tue, 7 Jan 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Could Water Near Fracking Sites Disrupt Hormones? Study looked at samples from drilling areas in Colorado Tue, 17 Dec 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Bigger Breasts, Lack of Exercise Tied to Breast Cancer Mortality But getting more exercise appeared to offer a level of protection, 11-year study found Mon, 9 Dec 2013 17:00:00 -0500 Most Men With Breast Cancer Undergo Mastectomy, Study Finds Surgery, radiation decisions differ between men and women, researchers say Fri, 15 Nov 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Estrogen After Menopause May Blunt Stress' Effects on Memory In small study, older women with higher hormone levels didn't show memory decline Mon, 11 Nov 2013 05:00:00 -0500 Childhood Obesity Again Tied to Earlier Puberty in Girls Study compared onset age of breast development in 1997 and now Mon, 4 Nov 2013 09:00:00 -0500 Daily Walk May Cut Your Breast Cancer Risk Study findings are good news for postmenopausal women, experts say Fri, 4 Oct 2013 09:00:00 -0400