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Progesterone for Hot Flashes Shown Heart-Safe

Treatment with progesterone, a naturally occurring hormone that has been shown to alleviate severe hot flashes and night sweats in post-menopausal women, poses little or no cardiovascular risk, according to a new study by the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health. Read more at

Guided self-hypnosis reduces hot flashes in postmenopausal women

According to researchers at the Mind-Body Medicine Research Laboratory in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at Baylor University, Waco, TX, guided imagery may offer significant benefits in treating perceived hot flashes.  Read More