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BBC: Herbal Menopause Cures Lack Proof

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There is no convincing evidence that herbal remedies commonly taken to relieve troublesome menopausal symptoms actually work, say experts.

And some 'natural' treatments, like black cohosh, can cause serious harm, says the Drugs and Therapeutics Bulletin (DTB).

But herbalists said a lack of proof did not mean the treatments lacked effect.

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