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New study reassures women about the safety of vaginal estrogen

20:00 EDT 16 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Although hot flashes are the most commonly reported problem associated with menopause, between 20 percent and 45 percent of women also complain of sexual and urinary issues. There is good news. A recent study documents that vaginal estrogen is not only effective but also safe for the treatment of the genitourinary syndrome of menopause. The study results have been published in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS).

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