Category Archives for "PCOS"

What Medicines Are Normally Given to Women With PCOS

Transcript: Polycystic ovary syndrome is a condition present in approximately 5 to 10 percent of women of childbearing age. Diagnosis can be difficult because the signs and symptoms can be subtle and varied. These may include hirsutism, infertility, menstrual irregularities, and biochemical abnormalities, most notably insulin resistance. \ Treatment should target specific manifestations and individualized […]

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Managing Depression When Struggling With PCOS Symptoms

Transcript: Managing Depression When struggling with PCOS A study showed that Women with PCOS have increased Body Image Distress and depressive and anxiety symptoms. In this  study different aspects of BID either fully or partially mediated the association between PCOS/control status and depression and anxiety scores, suggesting that therapeutic interventions targeted at improving body image […]

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The Ultimate Nutrition Plan for PCOS

Transcript: While everyone wants a magic bullet nutrition plan to resolve your PCOS , unfortunately there is none and I will tell you why? You have to be aware that PCOS is a metabolic and Autoimmune condition in which there is not only an imbalance of your hormones but also your immune system is working […]

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Unusual Symptoms of PCOS to Watch Out For

PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) affects roughly 5 million women in the United States, and it is one of the most common causes of infertility. PCOS is a hormonal imbalance that causes problems in the ovaries – most commonly cysts, although some women with PCOS do not have ovarian cysts. The determining factor is high levels […]

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What Causes Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)?

If you are among the roughly 5 million U.S. women diagnosed with PCOS, you are probably wondering what causes polycystic ovarian syndrome. PCOS is the most common hormonal endocrine disorder in women and the most common cause of female infertility, but it is not well understood by many doctors. What is PCOS? Polycystic ovarian syndrome […]

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