Diagnosis and Treatment of PCOS
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects 5-10% of the female population As such, it is the most common endocrine disorder affecting women - more common than diabetes. This is an important point, as women with PCOS can oftentimes feel very isolated.
How do you diagnosis PCOS and how does a women...
Mary Ramie Hinckley, M.D. of Reproductive Science Center for San Francisco, discusses the many ways hormones and insulin resistance can be controlled for women with polycystic ovarian syndrome. This "How-To" video was made possible by an educational grant from Attain Fertility Centers.
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a health disorder that often affects a woman's ability to ovulate and conceive. Somewhere around one in ten women of reproductive age have been diagnosed as having PCOS in the U.S.1 Some young women will receive this diagnosis during their teenaged years but many women will not realize that they in fact have this...