Doctors call for new guidelines as study finds HRT "is safe – and can protect heart"

HRT 'is safe and can protect against heart without increasing cancer risks' | UPDATED: 06:53 GMT, 10 October 2012 Taking HRT is safe and can protect against heart disease without increasing cancer risks, a milestone study claims.

What"s making you itch?: From penicillin to perfume or the menopause – the causes of that maddening tingle

What's making you itch: From penicillin to perfume or the menopause – the causes of that maddening tingle | UPDATED: 22:35 GMT, 3 September 2012 The sensation of itchy skin drives many of us potty every day.

Alzheimer"s: Why are women twice as likely to get it?: Experts think it"s linked to hormones – and having a hysterectomy can hugely increase…

Why are women twice as likely to get Alzheimer's: Experts think it's linked to hormones – and having a hysterectomy can hugely increase your risk | UPDATED: 00:39 GMT, 28 August 2012 We badly need new and effective treatments for Alzheimer’s.

Need a cigarette? How going for a jog could ease your cravings

Need a cigarette How going for a jog could ease your cravings Exercise may serve as a good distraction while also boosting a person's mood, say experts | UPDATED: 08:06 GMT, 27 August 2012 Beat those cravings: Jogging may prove a good distraction from smoking Smokers who are trying to cut down or quit should work out the next time their cravings threaten to overcome them, say researchers.

Women who go through change early more likely to suffer fatal brain haemorrhage

The deadly danger of an early menopause: Women who go through change early more likely to suffer fatal brain haemorrhage | UPDATED: 01:15 GMT, 12 June 2012 Women who go through an early menopause are more likely to have a potentially fatal brain haemorrhage, experts warned last night.