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Do I Have PCOS?

September is PCOS Awareness Month. PCOS affects 5-15% of women aged 15 to 44. It is not clear what it is. What about Googling it? 

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PCOS is characterised by an excess of male hormones, irregular periods, and ovarian cysts

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PCOS can disrupt your reproductive and metabolic health and cause a variety of symptoms. Infertility is fairly common

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PCOS can be caused by a combination of genetics and other health and lifestyle factors. The causes of PCOS are unknown

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Symptoms of PCOS and other disorders frequently overlap. You may have PCOS if you have any of these symptoms (PCOS)

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PCOS hair loss is called FAGA or female pattern hair loss. This is caused by PCOS androgens

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Other diseases and lifestyle choices can also contribute to fatigue.Fatigue makes diagnosis more difficult. Investigate your life and symptoms

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Female hormones can cause mood swings during the menstrual cycle. PCOS mood swings are similar

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There has been little research into migraines and PCOS. A 2019 study confirmed the link. Migraines are "strongly related" to PCOS

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PCOS causes insulin resistance, which leads to sugar cravings. Insulin levels in PCOS women are elevated

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