To Be or Not to Be--On Hormone Replacement Therapy: A Workbook to Help You Explore Your Options

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To Be or Not to Be--On Hormone Replacement Therapy: A Workbook to Help You Explore Your Options

Description

This workbook provides information and guidance to women that can help them make a decision about whether hormone replacement therapy (HRT) would be a good choice for them.

The workbook should prepare patients to discuss HRT with their health care provider. Topics presented include:

  • Personal health quizzes
  • Menopause
  • HRT
  • Osteoporosis
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Breast cancer
  • Putting it all together
  • A guide to talking with your health care provider
  • Three stories
  • Additional information

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

History

Release Date: 2002
Original Summary: November 2003
Last Updated: 01/20/10

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