Frequently Asked PCOS Questions

PCOS is a common endocrine disorder affecting many women of reproductive age. I have compiled a bunch of questions and answers about PCOS that I frequently get asked to help you.

A Cure For PCOS?

PCOS affects 5%-10% of women of a reproductive age. While PCOS is a common endocrine disorder many women also go undiagnosed and untreated. PCOS is an endocrine disorder, which means a woman’s hormones are imbalanced. Therefore the root cause of all PCOS symptoms is a hormone imbalance. While the type and cause of a woman’s PCOS may differ, the problem is a hormone imbalance.

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The Truth About PCOS

Contradictory to what is believed, PCOS is not one condition, it is instead a set of symptoms.The truth about PCOS is that there are actually 4 types! If you know what type of PCOS you have you are more able to find the suitable treatment.

The Benefits of Inositol for PCOS

Inositol is a naturally occurring compound found in most foods, but the highest levels are found in whole grains and citrus fruits. Find out here the benefits of inositol for PCOS.

What Causes Acne and How to Treat it

The Western-style diet (high sugar and calories) is the common culprit for why people have acne. It is believed that acne is genetic and there is a link between genes and having acne skin. However, changing your diet can help treat acne. Check out this post to find out what you can do to help treat your acne!

What is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) ?

Confused and struggling to understand what Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is? In this post, you will find out what PCOS is, the symptoms, risk factors associated with PCOS and tips to help!

What Causes a Hormone Imbalance?

PCOS is a common hormonal disorder among women of reproductive age and hormonal balance is vital to a healthy mind and body, but you may be wondering what causes a hormone imbalance?

PCOS and The effects of the Birth Control Pill

The birth control pill does not treat your PCOS, it only manages the symptoms. However, the pill does bring with it a whole host of side effects.

PCOS hair loss causes and treatment

The cause for the thinning of hair and hair loss for women with PCOS is due to a hormone imbalance. Women with PCOS have high levels of tesosterone and dihydrotestosterone (DHT). An excess of testosterone creates DHT.  DHT, more specifically, causes hair loss. Find out some simple ways to treat your hair loss.

The Benefits of Vitamin E for PCOS and Fertility

Research has identified Vitamin E as a supplement that can improve fertility. Here’s what you need to know.