Why is it called MENopause when it only affects women?
Well actually do not forget that Transgender men may present with menopausal symptoms too!
In women who experience premature menopause HRT or Combined Oral Contraception taken until at least the age of natural menopause reduces the risk of cardio-vascular disease and osteoporosis.
Studies show that HRT has a more beneficial effect on blood pressure when compared to combined oral contraception.
Both HRT and Combined oral contraception offer bone protection.