St. John’s wort may cool hot flashes

In a study including 100 menopausal women, the group given St. John’s Wort had significantly fewer hot flashes at the end of the eight week study than the group who received the placebo.  The herb also appeared to lessen the duration and severity of the hot flashes.

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