In a re-analysis of the WHI study 2002, the risks of HRT where misrepresented by the media and not corrected by those affiliated with the research. According to the International Menopause Society, women needlessly suffer through severe menopause symptoms because of this. While there is a risk with HRT, it is modest with a slight increased risk of stroke, venous thromboembolism, and breast cancer. The benefits to women include an improved quality of life, reduced risk of heart disease, colorectal cancer, dementia and bone fracture. In light of the new information will you start recommending HRT for your menopausal patients?