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1998 - John R. Lee, M.D. Medical Letter Back Issues
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Preventing and Treating Breast Cancer with Progesterone (Part I)
How Well is Progesterone Cream Absorbed?
Hormonal cycles and asthma
Caution on cholesterol drugs
Interview with Robert Gottesman, M.D. on symptoms of hormone imbalance
The Most Common Symptoms of Estrogen Dominance
Answers to questions from readers about headaches, sex drive and when to use estrogen
Hard Copy - 1998 April
Text Version - 1998 April
Preventing and Treating Breast Cancer with Progesterone (Part II)
The Tamoxifen Tangle
The Importance of Individual Uniqueness in Medicine
Interview with David Zava, Ph.D. on the Dark Side of soy
How to switch from PremPro and other forms of Premarin and Provera to
Progesterone and pregnancy
The new "designer" estrogens
Hard Copy - 1998 May
Text Version - 1998 May
Hang Onto Your Ovaries if You Can
Ovarian Cancer and its Causes
A Highly Accurate Test for Cancer
Dr. Lee's Basic Breast Cancer Prevention Program
Progesterone goes Mainstream
How Diuretics can Harm You
Interview with Jesse Hanley, M.D. on Hormone Balance and Herbs
What Dose of Estrogen Should You Take?
Progesterone and Nursing
Is Androstenedione for You?
Hard Copy - 1998 June
Text Version - 1998 June
Cholestin and the FDA
What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Cholesterol
Throw Away Your Fosamax: Here's Why
Caution on Spermicides
Don't Get Liver Damage from Acetaminophen
How to Avoid Being a Drug Company Guinea Pig
Interview with James Kwako, M.D. on recognizing and treating tired adrenals
Text Version - 1998 July
There's a lot more than pregnant mare's estrogen in Premarin
Women's Heart Attacks, Heart Disease and Hormones
Does Provera Cause Heart Attacks?
Practical Ways to Prevent Heart Disease
Ibuprofen can cause chronic stomach upset
The morning after pill
Avoid this new oral diabetes drug
Interview with Kent Hermsmeyer, Ph.D. on heart disease and hormones
Does progesterone reduce cholesterol levels?
Progesterone and the prostate
More on progesterone and tamoxifen
Hard Copy - 1998 August
Text Version - 1998 August
Getting Pregnant and Staying Pregnant
Why Pregnancy May Be Inconceivable
A New Progestin Patch
Warning About a Deadly Drug
Lies About Pesticides
A Secret to Longevity
Interview with Carolyn DeMarco, M.D. on natural treatments for fibroids and heavy bleeding.
How Sarah almost lost her uterus
A large study showing no heart benefit from HRT
Hard Copy - 1998 September
Text Version - 1998 September
Osteoporosis Diagnosis and Treatments
Improving Bone Health without Drugs
What Your Doctor May Not Know About Bone Density Measurement
Bone Collagen and Fluoride
The Disadvantage of Advantage for flea control
Top Prescribed Drugs in the U.S.
Progesterone and Senility
European Tamoxifen Studies
New study showing progesterone's beneficial effect on breast tissue.
More on Soy
Dry Eyes and Progesterone
Estrogen and Progesterone-positive Receptors on Tumors
Hormones for Premenopausal Women with Complete hysterectomy
Hard Copy - 1998 October
Text Version - 1998 October
The Estrogen Question: Guidelines for supplementing safely and effectively
Which Estrogen to Use and How Much
Low Dose Birth Control Pills: Really Safe?
Formby and Wiley Publish
Progestins, Progesterone and Endometrial Cancer
Interview with Helene Leonetti, M.D. on the first FDA-approved study of
natural progesterone cream
The Estraderm patch
Fibroids and RU486
Hard Copy - 1998 November
Text Version - 1998 November
A Mystery Solved! It wasn't about medical research it was about product promotion.
Stories from my Clinical Practice
A Pop Quiz: What's Your Hormone IQ?
Take Plastic Instead of Premarin?
Another Cousin of Fosamax
A New Study Showing Dangers of Fosamax
Interview with Phillip Incao, M.D. on a new attitude toward fevers in children.
PMS in Teen Girls
Acne and Oily Skin
Alzheimer's and Estrogen
Ovarian Cancer and Birth Control Pills
New Book on Premenopause: What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About
Premenopause: Balance Your Life and Your Hormones from Thirty to Fifty.
Hard Copy - 1998 December
Text Version - 1998 December
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