Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome have higher risk of heart disease

"Polycystic ovary syndrome isn`t a life sentence - there are many ways to stay heart healthy. Small changes add up, like eating more fruits and vegetables and doing more exercise," said study author Dr Clare Oliver-Williams of the University of Cambridge, UK.

Aug 03, 2020, 20:19 PM IST

Watch out for these signs of high testosterone in women!

Though most people think testosterone is 'masculine hormone', but the fact is that ovaries produce both estrogen and testosterone.

Aug 06, 2016, 23:27 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

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

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

Meal timing may help improve fertility in women with polycystic ovaries

A researcher has found that meal timing can help women suffering from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome manage their glucose and insulin levels to improve overall fertility.

Aug 14, 2013, 11:30 AM IST