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PCOS and diabetes risk increases with obesity – here's how they affect fertility in women
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PCOS and diabetes risk increases with obesity – here's how they affect fertility in women

Women hoping to prevent or manage obesity, diabetes or PCOS can adopt healthy lifestyle practices to avoid ill effects in the longer run.

Children of women with PCOS may have higher risk of psychiatric and neurodevelopmental problems, says study
Health

Children of women with PCOS may have higher risk of psychiatric and neurodevelopmental problems, says study

These risks were further increased if the mother also had complications like obesity, gestational diabetes, caesarean delivery and others, the study said

PCOS Awareness Month 2020 dedicated to a common hormonal disorder that affects 10% of women worldwide
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PCOS Awareness Month 2020 dedicated to a common hormonal disorder that affects 10% of women worldwide

Around 40 percent of women diagnosed with PCOS also suffer from depression and self-esteem issues after diagnosis.

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: A  fertility treatment side effect you need to know about before you sign up
Health

Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: A fertility treatment side effect you need to know about before you sign up

One in 100 women who take hormone-based fertility treatments gets moderate to severe symptoms, but 33% get mild symptoms like bloating.

The mighty pill: What happens to the body when you take an oral contraceptive
Health

The mighty pill: What happens to the body when you take an oral contraceptive

Most contraceptive pills contain the female sex hormones estrogen and progesterone - the same hormones that regulate menstrual periods.

September is PCOS awareness month: Here’s what you need to know about the underdiagnosed condition
Health

September is PCOS awareness month: Here’s what you need to know about the underdiagnosed condition

September is being observed as an awareness month for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome to initiate a conversation about this underdiagnosed medical condition.

High cholesterol increases risk of heart disease; low-fat diet, exercise help keep health in check
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High cholesterol increases risk of heart disease; low-fat diet, exercise help keep health in check

Cholesterol is present in every cell of the body and is important in digesting foods, generating Vitamin D, building cell walls and producing some hormones. While it is needed for good health, too much cholesterol can damage your arteries and increase the risk of heart disease.

International Women's Day: Nancy Drew and the PCOS mystery
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International Women's Day: Nancy Drew and the PCOS mystery

PCOS patients are at an increased risk for diabetes, heart disease, obesity, depression, infertility and various cancers. Although mainstream media attention on PCOS has been increasing in India

International Women's Day: In a wonderland adventure, Alice deals with PCOS
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International Women's Day: In a wonderland adventure, Alice deals with PCOS

PCOS patients are at an increased risk for diabetes, heart disease, obesity, depression, infertility and various cancers. Read about it Alice in Wonderland style.

International Women's Day: Jane Eyre learns about PCOS
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International Women's Day: Jane Eyre learns about PCOS

Bertha is given some medical attention and a few years of learning how to successfully manage PCOS, she decides to try on some holistic methods as well.

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is the new lifestyle disease
Life

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is the new lifestyle disease

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), a largely lifestyle-related disease in women of reproductive age, is seeing a rise in India, especially among young girls.