Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a serious genetic, hormone, metabolic and reproductive disorder that affects women. It is the leading cause of female infertility. PCOS can lead to lifelong complications and other serious conditions including severe anxiety and depression, obesity, endometrial cancer, type 2 diabetes, liver disease and cardiovascular disease.

 

PCOS affects 1 in 10 women

 

10-15% of women estimated to have PCOS

50% women with PCOS go undiagnosed

50% women with PCOS who will develop type 2 diabetes or prediabetes before age 40

13.8 billion estimed annual cost to the American healthcare system to diagnose and treat women with PCOS

3x the increases risk of women with PCOS developing endometrial cancer

 

Common signs and symptoms:

Irregular periods

Excess facial and body hair

Insulin resistance

Anxiety and depression

Infertility

Serves acne

Weight gain

Small cysts in ovaries

Male pattern hair loss

 

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Source: https://pcoschallenge.org/pcos-awareness-month/

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