BRAIN - Estradiol preserves key brain regions in postmenopausal women at risk for dementia

When initiated soon after menopause, hormone therapy with estradiol prevented degeneration in key brain regions of women who were at heightened dementia risk, according to a new study led by Stanford University School of Medicine researchers ...

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