I am female, the private wrote in a statement . Given the way that I feel, and have felt since childhood, I want to begin hormone therapy as soon as possible. I hope that you will support me in this transition. Right now, Army policy suggests there’s a lot of space between requesting hormone therapy and actually receiving it. At the same time, recent case law might make Manning’s argument a bit stronger, after other inmates have successfully petitioned their facilities for treatment.
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Different Risks for Heart Attack and Stroke Posed By Different Hormone Therapy Formulations
The WHI trials examined only synthetically-derived hormones delivered in pill form. Shufelt and a team of investigators at the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center, Harvard Medical School, and other WHI clinical centers reviewed the scientific data collected by the Women’s Health Initiative on 93,000 post-menopausal women and tracked their use of hormone therapy, along with their health outcomes. Results have been published on the website of the medical journal Menopause and will appear in the March 2014 print edition. “Today there are many hormone options in the form of pills, patches and creams, synthetic or bioidentical, low dose or higher dose, and we wanted to answer whether they all have the same risk.
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