That amazing hormone estrogen is believed to be what's happening here. Alcohol raises levels of estrogen in postmenopausal women, and for the bones and the heart, that's a good thing. For breasts, not so much.
I want to help you be as juicy, gorgeous, healthy and happy as you can be, from your cells to your soul. But I've got to tell you about a new study that rattled my bones. Bottom line? Abstinence may help reverse bone loss.
In postmenopausal women, estrogen production slows, making women more likely to suffer from osteoporosis. In terms of menopause treatments and bone loss, each woman has a unique physiology and needs a plan that is customized to her individual needs.