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by simatai33
Mon Jan 29, 2024 12:36 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: any thoughts on progesterone?
Replies: 8
Views: 14023

Re: any thoughts on progesterone?

Hello, from the studies I’ve read, natural or micronized progesterone and bio-identical estrogen (estradiol) is more protective, and the length of time taken matters too. It’s better to start earlier and not take it longer than ten years I believe. Sleep is so important for dementia prevention! If t...
by simatai33
Wed Jan 24, 2024 2:41 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women
Replies: 780
Views: 349139

Re: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women

Thank you so much Therese! I am brand new to the site and still learning to navigate it. I am 53 years old Asian female, and a full time caregiver for my mom who has vascular dementia and has been diagnosed since 2015. My paternal grandmother had Alzheimer’s. I have not been tested for ApoE4 yet. I ...
by simatai33
Tue Jan 23, 2024 2:20 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women
Replies: 780
Views: 349139

Re: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women

The Danish study was based on conjugated hormones - these are SYNTHETIC and not bio-identical like Estradiol or Progesterone. There is significant research on the dangers and side effects of synthetic hormones. Personally I don’t feel there’s an increased risk of dementia with low dosage natural HRT...