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Join the #CYSTERHOOD to support PCOS Awareness

The PCOS Awareness Association is promoting Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness Month this September with virtual events all month long. The organization also encourages you to follow them and promote them on your social media platforms with a variety of graphics … Continue reading

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RSCNJ Supports PCOS Awareness Month

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormone disorder in women that is also the leading cause of female infertility. September is recognized as PCOS Awareness Month–a time for all of us to promote understanding of one of the most … Continue reading

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PCOS Awareness Month events

PCOS Awareness Month, a federally designated event, occurs every September. PCOS Challenge: The National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association is the sponsoring organization for PCOS Awareness Month and offers supporting resources, information and events. The aim of PCOS Awareness Month is to … Continue reading

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Be aware: September is PCOS Awareness Month

Polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, is a serious genetic, hormone, metabolic and reproductive disorder that affects women and girls. It is the leading cause of female infertility and a precursor for other serious conditions, including obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular … Continue reading

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Researchers are developing a better understanding of PCOS

Dr. Andrea Dunaif, System Chief, Division of Endocrinology at Mount Sinai Health System, recently spoke to News-Medical.net about their genetic analysis study, which suggests there are different subtypes of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and the impacts that this could have … Continue reading

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PCOS awareness—all year long

September—and PCOS Awareness Month—are coming to an end. But that doesn’t mean we should stop talking about this devastating disease. According to the PCOS Awareness Association, symptoms of PCOS may begin shortly after puberty, but can also develop during the … Continue reading

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September is PCOS awareness month

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a serious genetic, hormone, metabolic and reproductive disorder that affects women and girls. It is the leading cause of female infertility and a precursor for other serious conditions including obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease … Continue reading

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Study finds possible genetic causes of PCOS

In the largest genetic analysis of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) performed to date, an international consortium, including researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, conducted a whole genome association study to identify common genetic architecture for different … Continue reading

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PCOS: Prepare, Communicate, Overcome, Support

The PCOS Awareness Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising the awareness of polycystic ovarian syndrome worldwide, providing educational and support services to help women understand what the disorder is and how it can be treated. The Association also … Continue reading

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Know the symptoms of PCOS

According to the PCOS Awareness Association, symptoms of PCOS may begin shortly after puberty, but can also develop during the later teen years and early adulthood. Because symptoms may be attributed to other causes or go unnoticed, PCOS may go … Continue reading

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