CBS 2 News Los Angeles – The Benefits of Bioidentical Hormone Rhythms in Menopause

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Shira Miller, M.D. was featured on CBS 2 News Los Angeles on Thursday, June 13th, 2017, at 5PM. The story is called “Doctors Weigh In On Period Wars,” and explains that Dr. Miller recommends restoring youthful hormone levels and rhythms in menopausal women, which relieves the symptoms and side-effects of menopause and postmenopause and–if they have a uterus–also restores their … Read More

Radio Interview: Dr. Shira Miller on Menopause and Bioidentical Hormones

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Last month, I was interviewed by Kim McMillon on the Arts in the Valley radio show at 1480 KYOS AM, Merced, California. We discussed: The difference between perimenopause, menopause, and postmenopause The short and longterm side-effects of menopause Isn’t menopause natural? How are bio-identical hormones different from Premarin and Prempro? Do hormones increase the risk of breast cancer and heart … Read More

Sex and the City and Bioidentical Hormones

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If you haven’t already seen Sex and the City 2, the movie offers more than just fun, laughs, and woman-power–it provokes thought on an important medical issue. In one of the wild storylines, Samantha Jones (played by Kim Cattrall) is going through menopause and using bioidentical hormones as her treatment: estradiol, progesterone, and testosterone. Most women don’t even know this … Read More

Abstract: Bioidentical Hormones are Different and Better

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Postgrad Med. 2009 Jan;121(1):73-85. The bioidentical hormone debate: are bioidentical hormones (estradiol, estriol, and progesterone) safer or more efficacious than commonly used synthetic versions in hormone replacement therapy? Holtorf K.  Holtorf Medical Group, Inc., Torrance, CA 90505, USA. BACKGROUND: The use of bioidentical hormones, including progesterone, estradiol, and estriol, in hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has sparked intense debate. Of special … Read More

Abstract: French Study Says No Increased Breast Cancer Risk With Bioidentical Hormones

Shira Miller, M.D.Abstracts

Climacteric. 2002 Dec;5(4):332-40. Combined hormone replacement therapy and risk of breast cancer in a French cohort study of 3175 women.Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download de Lignières B, de Vathaire F, Fournier S, Urbinelli R, Allaert F, Le MG, Kuttenn F. Service d’Endocrinologie et Médecine de la Reproduction, Hôpital Necker, Paris, France. The largest-to-date randomized trial (Women’s Health … Read More