Category Archive: Cyster Stories

PCOS Challenge and PCOS Diva Announce Confidence Grant to Help Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

As part of a multi-year endowment from PCOS Diva, the nonprofit organization PCOS Challenge, Inc. will be offering grants of up to $500 to help women and girls struggling with hair and skin… Continue reading

Women Struggling With Infertility Share Their Hopes And Fears

It’s rude to ask “what is infertility like?” when a couple is struggling to conceive, but it’s something we should all know more about. Taking to Whisper, the site where people share their… Continue reading

Today’s Subject: Oestrogen dominance.

Originally posted on A Natural Traveller :
I loved exploring the research behind this! There is just so much to learn. It makes me sad that nowadays so many people are suffering from these…

Endocrine Experts Call For More Research Into Leading Cause Of Infertility

More research is needed to better understand polycystic ovary syndrome – one of the leading causes of infertility, according to the Scientific Statement issued by the Endocrine Society. As many as 5 million… Continue reading

Vitamin D Supplementation Improves Menstrual Intervals In Women With PCOS

Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome who also were vitamin D deficient saw a significant decrease in the intervals between menstrual periods after 8 weeks of vitamin D supplementation, according to research in The… Continue reading

Journey To Conceive

Originally posted on Becoming Momma:
At at 21 my world fell a part in a doctors office. For almost a year I had been experiencing irregular periods and decided it was time to visit…

Why I Love To Exercise Even Though I’m Not Losing Weight

I started exercising somewhere in November 2014 after I was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). It was after my diagnosis that I learnt that PCOS is a common endocrine disorder affecting women… Continue reading

A year has passed…

Originally posted on missingonething:
So I set up this blog over a year ago, as a personal release. How many posts have I made in that year?….  Hmm… Just one!! Why?… Because I…

PCOS treatment; The initial stages.

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Dealing With PCOS: Weight Management

Weight plays an important role in dealing with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. Many a time, when we hear weight management, we often confuse this for people who are overweight and need to lose weight, but…