Here are some reliable sources that can provide more information about hormone replacement therapy.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) offers the following pamphlets: "Hormone Replacement Therapy," "Preventing
The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Women's Initiative has a fact sheet entitled "Hormone Replacement Therapy: Facts to Help You Decide."
The North American Menopause Society( NAMS)
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Meriter Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin, publishes a Web page entitled "Plant-based Therapies and Herbal Remedies," which discusses other options for relief of menopause symptoms. The information can be found at http://www.meriter.com/living/library/women/hormone/menopa.htm.