Why PCOS is deadly for your skin and hair, know cures

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common hormonal disturbances affecting women all over the world.

Mar 17, 2021, 15:35 PM IST

PCOS and Fertility: What women can do about it?

Are you dealing with the stressful symptoms of PCOS? Be it missed periods, excessive hair growth on the face or body, weight gain, acne and fertility issues. The pandemic made it all the more difficult to consult our doctor face-to-face to deal with these problems, but digital healthcare platforms have made it easier for women dealing with such queries to consult the right doctor.

Mar 12, 2021, 18:11 PM IST

Researchers discover link between PCOS and anxiety

Maternal obesity and androgen excess induce sex-specific anxiety in the offspring, according to the study.

Mar 26, 2018, 11:20 AM IST

Women with PCOS at increased risk of depression, says study

Children born to mothers with PCOS were also found to be at greater risk of developing ADHD and autism spectrum disorder.  

Nov 06, 2017, 17:54 PM IST

IVF a boon for women with PCOS, says Maharashtra Health Minister

PCOS, is a common problem found among women of reproductive age and can cause problems with a women’s menstrual cycle, fertility, cardiac function and appearance as well.

Nov 01, 2017, 09:59 AM IST

Women, take note! Suffering from PCOS can increase your risk of diabetes

The findings showed that in women with PCOS, diabetes is diagnosed four years earlier.

Aug 30, 2017, 18:45 PM IST

Girls who dress up like men suffer from PCOD, lose urge to reproduce: College Principle

A woman principal of a Mumbai college said that PCOS happens when they dress like men, causing gender reversals in their heads, and reducing their urge to reproduce.

Feb 07, 2017, 17:15 PM IST

'Women with PCOS highly prone to diabetes'

Women suffering from Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), a problem in which a woman's hormones are imbalanced, are highly prone to diabetes, according to the new findings of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

Jul 16, 2016, 08:59 AM IST

Obesity linked to asthma risk in women

A recent conducted at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia has claimed that obesity and PCOS ( Polycystic ovary syndrome) are independently linked with asthma in women.

Apr 02, 2016, 20:05 PM IST

One in five Indian women suffer from PCOS: Study

One in five Indian women suffer from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), a condition characterized by hormonal imbalance, leading to difficulties in conceiving.

Sep 01, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

About 18 per cent Indian women affected by Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: Study

A recent study has revealed that about 18 per cent of women in India, mostly from the East, suffer from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS), a disorder which causes infertility among the fairer sex.

Sep 01, 2015, 11:58 AM IST

Consult a doctor even before you plan a baby

For any married woman planning a baby years later, the right time to consult a doctor is now.

May 26, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Lifestyle diseases causing infertility in women

A rise in lifestyle diseases is increasing the risk of infertility among young women, a study released here on Thursday says.

May 21, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Rare large ovarian tumour removed from 14-year-old girl

In a rare medical case, doctors at a government hospital successfully extricated a large ovarian cyst from a 14-year-old girl, said a medical officer here Wednesday.

Dec 10, 2014, 21:39 PM IST

Poor lifestyles see Indian teens fall prey to ovarian disorders

A sedentary lifestyle, bad food habits and obesity are some of the leading causes of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) among Indian teenagers, with an estimated 10-30 percent adolescent girls being affected by it, health experts say.

Nov 10, 2014, 13:16 PM IST

Suffering from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)? Don`t lose hope

Are you experiencing irregular periods, weight gain, hair growth on the body and face, thinning of the hair on the head?

Jul 09, 2014, 11:58 AM IST

Irregular periods could be deadly time bomb for teenage girls

PCOS is an endocrine disorder that is characterized by an excess of androgens or male hormones in the body.

Sep 16, 2013, 12:51 PM IST

BSNL planning to replace PCOs with VCOs

Telecom major BSNL has chalked out a plan to replace the PCOs with new generation VCOs (video call offices).

Oct 01, 2012, 22:50 PM IST