Post Profile

PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) and Diabetes

PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) afflicts millions of women. It has been called a form of prediabetes, because the conditions have much in common. The post PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) and Diabetes appeared first on Diabetes Self-Management.
read more


Related Posts

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Diabetes: Researchers Find Out Why the Two Are Linked

Health : Newswise Medical News

Nearly 50 percent of women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) develop pre-diabetes or type 2 diabetes before the age of 40, but the reasons for the correlation was unclear. Researchers report in a new study that inflammation is t...

Women Diagnosed with PCOS Twice as Likely to be Hospitalized

Health : Newswise Medical News

Women diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome - the most common hormone disorder in women of reproductive age - face a heightened risk of developing heart disease, diabetes, mental health conditions, reproductive disorders and canc...

Diabetes drug may prevent or delay development of polycystic ovary syndrome, the most common cause of infertility in women

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

A recent study found that early, prolonged treatment with the diabetes drug metformin may prevent or delay the development of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in adolescence. PCOS affects 7 to 10 percent of women of childbearing age...

What is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)?

Health : Medical News Today

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), also known as Polycystic ovarian syndrome or Stein-Leventhal Syndrome, is a condition that affects a woman's ovaries. It is characterized by polycystic ovaries (cysts develop in the ovaries), irregu...

Sleep Apnea With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Raises Risk of Prediabetes

Health : Newswise Medical News

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) who also have obstructive sleep apnea have at least three times the risk of having prediabetes compared with women who do not have PCOS, according to a new study. The results will be prese...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC