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Soy may help women with PCOS

September is PCOS Awareness Month, and here’s something new to be aware of. According to a study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, consuming soy may help improve metabolic and cardiovascular health in women who have … Continue reading

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Help raise awareness during PCOS Awareness Month

The month of September has been designated PCOS Awareness Month, and this year, the PCOS Awareness Association is planning many activities aimed at raising worldwide, public awareness of polycystic ovarian syndrome. The PCOS Awareness Association is a non-profit organization that … Continue reading

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Frozen embryos more effective than fresh in women with PCOS

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) who receive frozen embryos during in vitro fertilization have safer and more successful pregnancies than those who get fresh embryos, according to the results of a recent collaboration between Penn State College of Medicine and Chinese … Continue reading

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PCOS linked to adrenal hormone changes

Some women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a leading cause of infertility, may produce excess adrenal hormones, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health and other institutions. PCOS is a group of symptoms related to high … Continue reading

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Dr. Martinez discusses PCOS in new podcast

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormone disorder in women and also a leading cause of infertility. According to WomensHealth.gov, 10 to 20 percent of women of childbearing age suffer from PCOS. PCOS is also one of the most … Continue reading

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Dr. Martinez discusses PCOS with leader of Creating a Family

What are the most common symptoms of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)? What causes PCOS? Can you have PCOS and have regular periods? Is the condition more common now than in the past? These are just some of the questions that Alan … Continue reading

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Dr. Martinez talks about PCOS

What is polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and what are your options for living (and becoming pregnant) with this condition? Dr. Alan Martinez, a reproductive endocrinologist at Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey, was interviewed about these topics, and more, by … Continue reading

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A month for PCOS awareness

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a very common hormonal disorder in women, a leading cause of infertility and one of the most under-diagnosed diseases in the United States. Those are some of the reasons why September has been designated PCOS … Continue reading

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You can control PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) cause a wide range of health problems, among them infertility, but also irregular menstrual cycles, obesity, diabetes and depression. A review of medical literature, however, has found that women with PCOS can manage some of these … Continue reading

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New concerns about PCOS

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which can cause infertility, are at increased risk for a number of serious health problems, new research suggests. “PCOS has profound implications for a women’s reproductive health, as well as her long-term risk of … Continue reading

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