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Estrogen, Cholesterol & RA
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couponer posted:
Hello RA Community,

Does the lack of estrogen affect cholesterol and joint damage in RA? I'm 52 and have supposedly been post-menopausal for 1-1/2 yrs. Looking for a new OB because it'll be 2 months before I can get in to see him to ask questions & to discuss symptoms, etc...

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