PCOS can affect mental health in women, cautions study

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are more likely to be diagnosed with mental health disorders, including depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder, than women without polycystic ovary syndrome, according to study presented at the Society for Endocrinology BES annual conference

PCOS can affect mental health in women, cautions studyWomen with PCOS are more likely to suffer from mental health disorders and should be routinely screened for these during medical assessments, according to a study presented at the Society for Endocrinology annual conference in Harrogate. These findings support previous work showing that the condition may negatively affect mental health and highlight the importance of […]

Suffering from PCOS? Manage it with these useful diet tips

Diet and exercise are important parts of managing PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome). As, women with PCOS often have higher levels of insulin (a hormone) in their blood with trouble maintaining a healthy weight. Knowing the right foods to eat as well as the kinds of food to limit can improve the way you feel. It will also help you lose weight. Eating well, staying active, and maintaining a healthy weight can improve PCOS symptoms, say experts

Suffering from PCOS? Manage it with these useful diet tipsPolycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that affects a woman’s hormone levels. Women with PCOS produce higher-than-normal amounts of male hormones. This hormone imbalance causes them to skip menstrual periods. A PCOS diet is crucial role in the management of PCOS, not only for weight loss and maintenance, but also to regulate insulin levels. […]

FOGSI plans to conduct a pan India survey every month

The organisation has already conducted a pan India survey on PCOS, Fibroids and Anemia. The survey findings state that over 35 per cent young women are affected with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome; more than 20 per cent are affected with fibroids. They are many more surveys in the pipeline

FOGSI plans to conduct a pan India survey every monthIn order to create awareness on different issues related to women’s health, the Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Society of India (FOGSI), has decided to conduct a pan India survey every month. While FOGSI has already conducted a pan India survey on Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), Fibroids and Anemia, many more are in the pipeline. […]

Teenage girls face an increasing risk from PCOS, finds study

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)is a common endocrinal system disorder among women of reproductive age. Additionally, about 20 to 25 per cent of the women in India who are in the childbearing age suffer from PCOS, shows a study conducted by the department of endocrinology and metabolism, AIIMS study

Teenage girls face an increasing risk from PCOS, finds studyAccording to a study by the PCOS Society, 1 in every 10 women in India suffers from polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Out of every 10 women diagnosed with this condition, 6 are teenage girls. PCOS is a common endocrinal system disorder among women of reproductive age. Additionally, about 20 per cent to 25 per cent […]

How can women with PCOS improve their chance of pregnancy?

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the common endocrine disorder in women and a leading cause of infertility. It is estimated that about 8-10% of women in the reproductive age are affected by PCOS. Often women do not realise that PCOS is the underlying problem of their infertility

How can women with PCOS improve their chance of pregnancy?PCOS: An infertility issue PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is the most common endocrine disorder in women and a leading cause of infertility. It is estimated that about 8-10% of women in the reproductive age are affected by PCOS. Often women do not realise that PCOS is the underlying problem of their infertility. Do all women […]