Medical opinion has gone back and forth on the risks vs. benefits of using hormone therapy to ease the discomforts of menopause. The latest word is an emphatic “Yes” to hormone therapy. Here’s the full story.
In a word, yes. Basically healthy women are more likely to fall, the older they get. They break their ankles, their legs, their hips. It's painful, expensive, and can lead to serious health problems. But it doesn't have to happen.