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29.0 x 43.4 cm ⏐ 11.4 x 17.1 in (300dpi)
CRISTINA PEDRAZZINI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY CRISTINA PEDRAZZINI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Hormone replacement therapy pills. Circular dispenser held by an elderly woman, which has the days of the week printed on it (in German) to help the patient know when to take their next pill. Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) utilizes synthetic female hormones to relieve the symptoms of either the menopause or surgical removal of the ovaries. It can also slow the loss of bone density (osteoporosis).
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