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Skin Patch Technology May Increase Women's Libido

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June 12, 2002
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"Not tonight honey, I have a headache" jokes are almost cliché. But for millions of women, it's no joke. Compounding the every day stresses of life, menopause and its subsequent declining hormone levels leave women lacking a sex drive. Study results presented today at the 10th World Congress on the Menopause by researchers from the University of Southern California suggest that transdermal (skin patch) hormone replacement therapy administration might actually improve libido in women.

Berlin, Germany- June 11, 2002- "Not tonight honey, I have a headache" jokes are almost cliché. But for millions of women, it's no joke. Compounding the every day stresses of life, menopause and its subsequent declining hormone levels leave women lacking a sex drive. Study results presented today at the 10th World Congress on the Menopause by researchers from the University of Southern California suggest that transdermal (skin patch) hormone replacement therapy administration might actually improve libido in women.


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