The use of hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes.

@article{Cefalu2001TheUO,
  title={The use of hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes.},
  author={William T. Cefalu},
  journal={Journal of women's health & gender-based medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={241-55}
}
In healthy postmenopausal women, estrogen or hormone replacement therapy (ERT or HRT) can alleviate menopausal symptoms and prevent osteoporosis and may also protect against cardiovascular disease (CVD). In addition to improving lipid metabolism, there are reports that estrogen also improves parameters regulating carbohydrate metabolism, including insulin… CONTINUE READING