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Nutrition

The Best PCOS Supplements For Naturally Treating PCOS

PCOS supplements are an increasingly common method by which to deal with PCOS symptoms (which often include hair loss, weight gain, acne, insulin resistance, and irregular periods, to name a few). But this solution can soon seem overwhelming when you’re looking at the hundreds of options at the drugstore, with zero idea of which PCOS supplements are going to really ...
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Health

Do I Have PCOS? Here’s How to Know

Polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, is a hormonal disorder that affects women of reproductive age. According to the Office on Women's Health (OWH), around 10% of women aged 15 to 44 could be affected. So how do you know if you’re in that ten? Well, as we do with any uncharted territory, we look to the signs. Marked by an ...
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Lifestyle

Laser or Electrolysis For PCOS: Which Is Better?

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, or PCOS, is one of those conditions that comes with a whole lot of side effects. Whether you're experiencing acne, weight gain, or—you guessed it—hair growth on your face, chest, or belly, know that you're hardly alone in this experience. The one upside to the hair issue, though: if excess hair growth is not a side effect ...
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Health

Help! PCOS Is Affecting My Sex Life

Sex and PCOS: The two are not mutually exclusive. In fact, women with PCOS can actually have great sex. It just make take a little work ahead of time. Polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, is a common condition that affects about 1 in 10 women and manifests itself through a series of undesirable side effects. Think: everything from irregular periods ...
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Health

Can Metformin Help With PCOS Symptoms?

Written By: Nikhita Mahtani If you have PCOS, you’ve probably tried everything to help the symptoms, including diet and exercise changes, stress reduction, and so much more. But as much as you try, it may seem like nothing’s been helping. So, it’s no wonder why metformin, a popular drug primarily used for treating high blood sugar, has started being prescribed ...
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