Second Opinions

It was a dizzying year in health. just when we figured we had a grip on what was good for us and what wasn't, a new book or research study came along to tell us we were wrong. Here's a rundown of what we thought we knew, and what we know now. We think. --By Janice M. Horowitz

Hormone Replacement

WHAT WE THOUGHT Hormone-replacement therapy not only relieves hot flashes and irritability but also protects the heart.

DON'T BET ON IT A study found that hormones increase the risk of heart attack, stroke and blood clots.

WHAT TO DO For some,...

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