5 reasons not to take metformin for PCOS

The term PCOS refers to Polycistronic Ovarian Syndrome, which is caused by hormonal disbalance in the body of females. The follicles formed in the ovary create irregularity in periods, fail to release eggs from the ovary or even cause excess bleeding during periods. It may create the problem of infertility, gestational diabetes, miscarriage, etc.  Women…

How You Can Cure PCOS Naturally?

What is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and How You Can Cure PCOS Naturally? PCOS is the number one reproductive disorder diagnosed in women and affects approximately five percent in the United States. Characterized by hormonal imbalance, many symptoms include obesity, abnormal hair growth and absence of or irregular menstrual periods. Affected women may have multiple ovarian cysts…

PCOS and the Benefits of Yoga

PCOS and the Benefits of Yoga

  If you have ever opened a magazine, turned on the television or stepped into a studio, you have probably seen pretzel-like women clad in body-hugging yoga pants performing poses that appear to defy human physiology. You have probably stared with both envy and admiration while silently cursing your PCOS body. Fear not because we…

HEALTH BENEFITS OF FENUGREEK

Fenugreek (Methi) is an herb used for medicinal purposes from many years in India and North Africa. Its leaves & seeds contain bioactive components. Its leaves provide 49 calories and contain 89% water, 6% carbohydrates, 4% protein, and less than 1% fat, with calcium. Its seeds are rich sources of protein, dietary fiber, B vitamins,…

PCOS & MENTAL STATE OF WOMEN

PCOS & MENTAL STATE OF WOMEN

PCOS is a condition in which the imbalance of hormones leads to the formation of one or more cysts inside the ovaries. These cysts target the whole body of a woman creating a number of complications showing its presence. These complications include: Glucose level fluctuations Menstrual irregularities Infertility Skin disorders such as acne, skin patches…

CO-EXISTENCE OF PCOS AND HYPOTHYROIDISM

CO-EXISTENCE OF PCOS AND HYPOTHYROIDISM

THE CO-EXISTENCE OF DISEASES MEANS THE PRESENCE OF MULTIPLE DISEASES AT ONE TIME. In that way, the poly cystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and hypothyroidism co-exist. Generally it has been observed that long-term untreated hypothyroidism always generate PCOS in females due to the imbalance of hormones in thyroid gland. HYPOTHYROIDISM is the condition when the thyroid…