PCOS or polycystic ovary syndrome is quite common nowadays in all women of reproductive age (teenage to 45 years of age normally). The hormonal imbalance creates cysts in the ovary that make it difficult to conceive.
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It occurs due to an imbalance in the hormone production. The male hormones are in increased quantity than the female hormones thereby giving rise to increase in facial hair and irregular menstrual periods.
The most common symptoms of polycystic ovary are increase in unwanted hair growth, irregular periods, hormonal acne, skin darkening, headache, increase in weight and inability to conceive etc.
Along with medication and right treatment of the underlying disease, some lifestyle changes are mandatory in order to keep PCOS at bay.
- Weight Reduction
- Fibre-rich healthy diet
- Avoidance of fried, fatty and sugary foods
The polycystic ovary is diagnosed by symptoms, blood tests, presence of any underlying disease and the ultrasound imaging of the uterus.