Polycystic ovary syndrome is very common among women of reproductive age, and it’s characterized by irregular menstrual cycle, increased hairiness and obesity, but there are also many other symptoms.
The name itself comes from the appearance of the ovaries in some women who have this syndrome – large or normal ovaries with many small cysts.
The exact cause of this syndrome is not quite known, but it is known that this syndrome is a leading cause of infertility in women.
About 5% of women worldwide have polycystic ovary syndrome. Early detection and treatment of this this syndrome can reduce the risks of other complications such as heart disease or diabetes.
The main symptoms of PCOS are:
– Irregular menstruation
– Acne, oily skin and dandruff
– Difficulty conceiving
– Weight gain
– Abundant body hair
– Anxiety or depression
You can treat PCOS naturally, with:
– Regular exercise
– Complete change of your lifestyle, try to have a healthy diet
– Increase the intake of magnesium
And if you have some of these symptoms, you should immediately visit your doctor!