Combined HRT reduces risk of death from all causes
The study found no significant effect on the risk of death for the women taking estrogen-only HRT (in any age group).
What to do if you can’t obtain your usual estrogen gel?
There are continuing to be some problems with the availability of estrogen gel in the UK but these are likely to be short term and not last for a long time. There are other preparations of estrogen available which may be worth trying while you wait for the supply problems to be resolved.
Female hormones and COVID-19 Factsheet
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Estrogen and the immune system with Dr Louise Newson and Liz Earle MBE [Video]
Taking oestrogen through the skin with patches or gels [Video]
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Dr Louise Newson chats with Dr Avrum Bluming