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Get answers about PCOS, ovarian cysts, weight loss, hirsutism, hair loss, infertility, acne, mood disorders, hormone imbalances, and more. Learn natural ways to deal with PCOS, including nutritional supplements, lifestyle, and dietary tips. Discover relevant health issues and alternative medicine treatment options. Be notified of the latest research on PCOS and infertility.

17 Ways to Become Pregnant in Spite of PCOS

Trying to conceive but no success? Is PCOS the reason? Here are 17 ideas to help you become pregnant.

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PCOS Symptoms and Disease Risk Reduced 10 Ways by Cinnamon Extract

If you have PCOS, cinnamon improves your cycle, reduces blood sugar and insulin resistance problems, cuts risk of diabetes and more.

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Female Hair Loss and PCOS: Find Out What's Causing Your Hair to Fall Out.

PCOS and female hair loss are closely related. Discover the causes and possible treatments for this distressing situation.

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Hair Loss in Women with PCOS: Answers to Your Questions

There's a connection between PCOS and hair loss in women. Author of female hair loss e-book answers your questions.

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Hair Loss in Women with PCOS: Find Out What's Causing Your Hair to Fall Out.

PCOS and hair loss in women are closely related. If you understand its causes, you can take the correct action. Find out why your hair is falling out and what you can do about it.

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8 Ways to Deal with Female Hair Loss Using Herbs and Supplements

To get a better grip over female hair loss (as well as PCOS), improve your diet and consider selected nutritional supplements.

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Female Hair Loss and PCOS-related Alopecia. What Are the Medical Treatments?

Medical treatments for female hair loss are very limited. We've identified 16 medications that may help. A few of them are listed here.

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Female Hair Loss Is Caused by Many Factors - Stress, Iron Deficiency and More

More than 20 factors can cause female hair loss. One is iron deficiency. But PCOS women may have a hidden iron overload. Be careful and educate yourself first!

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Castor Oil Packs Help Ovarian Cysts, Ovarian Pain and PCOS

Castor oil packs help relieve symptoms related to ovarian cysts and PCOS, such as ovarian pain, reduction of inflammation after ovarian cyst rupture, and metabolism of hormones by the liver.

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Have PCOS? Should You Be Concerned about a Blood Clotting Tendency?

Some women with PCOS may have an increased tendency to form blood clots. It's called thrombophilia and may be a factor in pregnancy problems.

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15 Ways PCOS and Health Is Improved with Fish Oil

Omega-3 fish oil helps symptoms of PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), including insulin resistance, heart and liver disease, diabetes, high triglycerides, depression and stress.

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A Successful Pregnancy May be Enhanced by Using Fish Oil

The essential fatty acids found in fish oil are essential for having a normal pregnancy and a baby with optimal brain development.

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What You Should Know about Fish Oil

Why fish oil may be more helpful for you than flax oil.

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How Much Fish Oil Should You Take? And What Should You Watch Out for?

The fatty acids found in fish oil are critical to managing PCOS and your health. But here are a few precautions.

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Biotin May Help PCOS-Related Hair Loss, Blood Sugar

Biotin could relieve PCOS problems. This vitamin may improve blood sugar control, reduce triglycerides, may help prevent hair loss, lessen diabetic symptoms and strengthen brittle nails.

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PCOS and Sleep Apnea Create a Vicious Cycle

Sleep apnea can escape your notice. But up to one-half of women with PCOS may have sleep apnea or related sleep disorders, which imbalance your hormones.

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The Start to My PCOS

Hi! I'm Summer. I'm17 years old and I self-diagnosed myself 3 months before a doctor ever told me anything helpful. When I finally got to the doctors

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PCOS Has Been Linked to Increased Risk of Endometrial Cancer

Hormonal imbalances and other aspects of PCOS could increase odds of developing endometrial cancer.

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PCOS and Breast Cancer -- Two Important Factors to Think About

The link between PCOS and breast cancer isn't proven. But there are commonalities between the two disorders.

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PCOS Success!

Hi, my name is Amber and I'm 27. I was diagnosed with PCOS about 4 years ago. I weighed 365lbs prior to Metformin use. My dr prescribed me Metformin

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PCOS and Ovarian Cancer: Early Detection of Symptoms is Essential

Ovarian cancer - what it is, risk factors, symptoms to look for, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Link between PCOS, polycystic ovaries and ovarian cancer is weak.

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Your PCOS Diet Plan: Which Grain Is Preferable?

An effective PCOS diet plan excludes most grains because refined grains make you fat and worsen your symptoms. But there is an exception!

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Why PCOS is So Confusing and Frustrating

PCOS is a collection of internal process gone awry. One process you have to learn to control is chronic inflammation.

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PCOS Survivors, not Sufferers

To all my PCOS ladies - you are not sufferers, you are survivors, you are overcoming these demons every day and pushing to be better than ever! For those

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How d-Pinitol Can Help Relieve PCOS Symptoms

D-pinitol is a nutritional supplement that may help women with PCOS to reduce insulin resistance, lose weight and relieve depression.

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Making Legitimate Progress

I have had PCOS since I was about 16. Aside from the fact that my periods were close to non-existent, I had unrelenting cystic acne that could not even

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Selected PCOS Books and Resources to Help You Get Healthy

Discover PCOS books, newsletters, support groups, research resources and more to help you with weight, infertility, hair loss, hirsutism and risk of diabetes.

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Could PCOS Be Caused by Food-Based Lipotoxicity?

Is too much saturated fat a cause of PCOS? Research reveals lipotoxic fats may cause an increase in testosterone production.

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PCOS: Chronic Inflammation May Be a Hidden Major Cause

Inflammation is a hidden major cause of PCOS. And, is there a link between vitamin B12, thyroid disorders and infertility?

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PCOS Dilemma - Is Chronic Inflammation Inherited - or Not?

Chronic inflammation is a suspected cause of PCOS. Is it a genetic trait? Or can it be reduced with diet and lifestyle changes?

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Weight Problems in PCOS Made Worse by Inflammation

Weight loss in women with PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is made more difficult because of chronic inflammation and improper diet.

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Are Some PCOS Women Starved for Oxygen?

Women with PCOS tend to suffer from a lack of oxygen (hypoxia) and a disorder of oxygen metabolism (oxidative stress).

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Hirsutism, PCOS and 5-Alpha Reductase: Tool for Reducing Excessive Hair Growth

5-alpha reductase: little-known tool for reducing PCOS symptoms like unwanted hair growth and hirsutism.

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Hirsutism, Unwanted Hair, and PCOS - Causes and Solutions

Excessive hair growth, called hirsutism, plagues many women with PCOS. This problem can be controlled. But you have to know what to do.

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PCOS Diet Plan Essential for Managing Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Weight

You need a natural PCOS diet plan to offset your genetic tendencies to gain weight, be infertile, and have acne, hair loss and hirsutism.

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Anti-Inflammatory Diet Helps PCOS Women Lose Weight

There is a link between diet, inflammation, and weight loss. Women with PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) can lose weight if they eat the right foods.

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PCOS: Where Do I Start?

My name is Jesika and I was diagnosed with PCOS about a year ago. I am 24 years old, and I have always had a problem with my menstrual cycle. I would

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Thanks for your PCOS website!

Hello - I am 36 years old and have had PCOS since I was 14. I had enough wondering why there were no developments in this area. I wanted to come off

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PCOS and Infertility: Is there a Way to Become Pregnant in Spite of It?

Discover how to defeat PCOS and infertility. You can become pregnant if you know what to do.

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Acne and PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome): How to Deal with It

Acne is a troubling symptom of PCOS. Find out more about acne and what to do about it.

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