Many women use hormone replacement therapy to ease the symptoms of menopause. But a new scientific review getting a lot of attention says long-term use of any kind of hormones can raise a woman's risk of breast cancer.
Researchers tracked 60,000 nurses and found taking any kind of hormones for a decade or more slightly raised their breast cancer risk. But might this unnecessarily alarm women and their doctors?
I joined Good Day NY this morning to talk about it. Here is the video: