Newly released research findings raise questions about the value of hormone replacement therapy and the long-term health impact of taking birth control pills. A panel talks about the latest information and what you should know about estrogen’s function in the body.

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  • Dr. Susan Love adjunct prof of surgery at the University of California--Los Angeles and author of "Dr. Susan Love's Hormone Book" (Random House) and "Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book" (Perseus)
  • Patricia Goldman pres. of the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance
  • Dr. Annette Beecher gynecologic oncologist at Fairfax INOVA Hospital and George Washington University Medical Center

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