PCOS – Fighting Fatigue

Originally posted on Dream a little dream:
I was diagnosed with PCOS around 18 months ago. I had pretty much diagnosed myself before this, I have always been aware of the symptoms since…

Hormone Balance & The Struggle to Lose Weight

Originally posted on Memoirs of Womanhood:
For as long as I can remember I have been struggling with my weight. Growing up I never really paid attention to my hips and thighs. I simply…

I’m a PRO at PCOS

Originally posted on Prodigal Catholic:
I wanted very much to post about the wonderful weekend I had, count all my blessings and share how grateful I was for everything that happened.  And I…

I am a PCO Syndrome sufferer.

Diary of a Fattie: Two.

Is your menstrual period interfering with your daily life?

OVERVIEW The duration and severity of menstrual bleeding varies from woman to woman. If a woman’s menstrual period is excessively heavy, prolonged or irregular, it is called menorrhagia. Symptoms of menorrhagia include a… Continue reading

Being Diagnosed with a Genetic Disease (PCOS)

Originally posted on Kelsey Vere:
On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, I found out I have a genetic disease. As soon as the doctor confirmed what we had suspected for several months, I couldn’t…

What is Insulin Resistance?

Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas. It helps cells absorb glucose (sugar) from the blood to use as energy. Your body digests foods that contain carbohydrates and releases them as glucose… Continue reading

Infertility in PCOS

PCOS is a hormonal imbalance in women that is thought to be one of the leading causes of female infertility. Polycystic ovary syndrome causes more than 75% of cases of anovulatory infertility. WOMEN WITH… Continue reading

Symptoms of PCOS

The severity of PCOS symptoms appears to be largely determined by factors such as obesity. Even though the name suggests that the ovaries are the cornerstone of disease pathology, cysts are a symptom… Continue reading