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What does PW stand for?

PW stands for Postmenopausal Women (biology)

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Salivary Testosterone Testing in Postmenopausal Women Receiving Testosterone Treatment Fifty-six women were given either a 300 mcg transdermal testosterone patch or placebo twice weekly for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in a double-blind, parallel group, placebo-controlled study.
In hard numbers, 10,000 postmenopausal women using Premarin + Provera for five years, compared to 10,000 non-treated postmenopausal women, will have six fewer cases of colorectal cancer, five fewer hip fractures, but eight more cases of breast cancer, eight more strokes, seven more heart attacks, and eighteen more blood clots.
Nutraceutical: Glucosamine sulfate Indication: Knee osteoarthritis (OA) in postmenopausal women Source: Menopause, 2004;11(2):138-143.