Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

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  • Luna81

    Clomid, Glucophage and ovulation

    Hi there, I was diagnosed with PCOS in January, possible endometriosis also. Im finished my 2nd round of clomid 50mg with 1000mg metformin and im on cd27 but I just have a feeling that I did not ovulate this month. On the 1st round my doctor did follicle tracking and there was evidence that I had ovulated...

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  • Futari

    Polycystic ovary syndrome or not?

    Hey everyone, I have a problem nobody can find a definite solution to. Ever since I first got my periods at the age of 16, they have been really messed up. I think I once lost them for like half a year, and if they ever happen on the same day for two-three months in a row, that's an achievement....

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  • AliceRuth

    Can yoga help with PCOS?

    I have been diagnosed with PCOS around 5 months ago and I am still confused as to what should I do to be health again. My friend is a big yoga enthusiast but I am not.. so she keeps saying that I should try yoga as it can help with PCOS but I want to have a second opinion. So can yoga really help with...

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  • yehp21

    Struggling to get diagnosed

    I've been going through doctors appointments and tests for nearly 2 years now, originally I went because of my weight (thinking it was thyroid problems) and really irregular periods. I was then told I could have PCOS and sent for an ultrasound which showed i have cysts on one ovary and far too...

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  • natasha91

    PCOS / should I start a family?

    I'm 21 and my periods haven't been right since I had my first one they have always been spaced out, I consulted with a doctor every 6months or so and the have been adamant that it was just down to my age and they shrugged me of saying my periods would get closer together as I get older and now...

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  • becky 2

    2 periods missed and not pregnant

    Hi Guys, Im starting to get concerned about my periods, from the age of 13 my periods have been irregular normally between 5 - 7 weeks never more than 7 weeks. for the 2 years they have been regular every 4 weeks. I was diagnosed with pcos back in december with high prolactin and lh levels but ever...

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  • LD

    PCOS.... Please HELP!!!

    Hi everyone, I am new to this site and am keen to know any success stories and to share my story about PCOS in the hope that I will be able to sort out my problems. Basically I already have a 2 year old who is my world, but my hubby & I are desperate to try for another baby. I was diagnosed with...

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  • zoe15

    what to do ....

    I am a PCOS sufferer and have been since I was 12 but was only officially diagnosed when I was 28. I am now 32. My periods can often be 6 months apart and I do have a slight weight problem and dark hair on my body. I have struggled to find any GP that will take it seriously and so I havent had a...

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  • Guest

    At last!

    Hi all, I felt I should post my own as experience as I have been reading everyone else's now for sometime. My partner and I have been trying to conceive for over two years, I'm 28 and earlier this year I approached my GP for help. I was sent for an ultrasound in February this year as my...

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  • nikki-t

    Irregular periods

    I have had symptoms of pcos for years but the drs have only recently diagnosed me a year ago! My periods started being irregular around that time- came every 5 weeks or not at all. This year they went back to every 4 weeks but last month it came a week early and I have been on my period for nearly 4...

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  • confusedbunny1

    PCOS & FIBROIDS, WILL THIS MEAN I AM INFERTILE?

    I am a 34 year old female, I had a US 2 weeks ago and have been diagnosed with: PCOS-On my left ovary Fibroids-On my uterus Fluid cyst and haemorrhagic cyst-On my right ovary Pelvic free fluid I have to have a 2nd scan in 10 weeks (after 2 periods) to see if they have shrunk or got larger. My GP has...

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  • wendy.a

    No help or support from GP

    I was diagnosed about two and a half years ago with PCOS at the age of 37, after suffering symptoms for many years. When I was diagnosed I asked the doctor, what route could be taken to help me with my symptoms, which is when she asked me if I wanted to have any more children. Being in an unstable relationship...

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  • HPC95

    PCOS

    I was diagnosed with PCOS when i was 15 and now 17 im finally on my way to seeing a gyno (3rd july 12'wink and i was wondering what to expect??? I need to take a urine specimen and any medication im on (cerazette). I suffer with excess hair growth, extremely painful and irregular periods, occasional...

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  • sim1one

    worried mum daughter been told she has pcos

    my 19yr daughter has just been told she has pcos after 4yrs of no periods her gp at the time blaming other factors eg the pill which was given because of her bad skin when she then started to complain about her weight gain she was told to diet she has now been told she is morbid obese and to diet which...

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  • cwilby

    Looking for people with fertility issues for Sky Living

    Do you dream of becoming a parent? Does it feel that your dream is a long way off? If you are single or in a couple, gay or straight, young or old we want to hear from you for a new television series. We are interested in hearing about your journey so far. What different methods have you tried to...

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  • Guest

    PCOS

    I have been on metformin now for 2 and half months for PCOS and just wanted to know if anyone has fallen pregnant as I am trying for a baby. I try to lose weight and also have a gastric band fitted but this is really hard for me as soon as my period turns up I get down and then want to eat all the wrong...

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  • Guest

    PCOS problems

    Just wanted to say PCOS has made my life difficult since my periods started when I was 12 (I'm now coming up to my 40th birthday) Increased body and facial hair and irregular, painful and very heavy periods made my life hell as a teenager. Becoming pregnant was almost impossible and three times...

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  • Guest

    pco - my story :(

    Hi, I'm 28 and recently found out I have pco. I was always having irregular periods and some acne but I was stick thin, so when i suggested pco to my doctor he said: no you need to be a little bit bigger to have that, this is just you. Then at 18 I've started Dianette to help with the skin and...

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  • Guest

    Just diagnosed.

    I've just been diagnosed with PCOS, I'm 16 years old. I've been put on Dianette (the pill) to try and start my periods again, but the whole fertility business does worry me slightly. I really want children when I'm older. For any young people who think they may have PCOS, check out your...

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  • Guest

    PCOS

    I was diagnosed with PCOS about 7 years ago. I am still trying to deal with it. I have been trying for children since the age of 16, I am now 28 and still no luck. I have been kidding myself for the past few years that I didn't want any children, and I wasn't bothered about it. I was on metformin...

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  • Guest

    pcos

    i have 2 children aged 3 and 1 so when i was 12 weeks late on my period i thought i was pregnant but NO! after still no period i went to the docs for blood tests and ive got PCOS devastated sad after no information or advice im heartbroken

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  • Guest

    Do I Have This?

    Ever since i remember ive havnt had regular periods and I've had a couple of mis-carriages. I also have depression, headaches and stomach pains now and then for no apparent reason. More recently I've noticed excess hair on the boobs and stomach. My GP says that it's nothing to worry over...

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  • Guest

    pcos weight loss treatment?

    hi there i have had pcos since i was 14-15 (17 years ) lucky for me i managed to get pregnant after trying for 7 years, but my main problem that concerns me the most is losing weight and facial hair which i get very paranoid and deeply depressed over, just wondered if any1 is trying any NEW AND SUCCESSFUL...

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  • Guest

    Very likely i have PCOS, i'm very down.

    Hi im 20, ive always had irregular periods but its now been about 5 months. I went to the doctors, i had a blood test and appartantly my hormone levels are fine. I have to have an ultra sound soon and im pretty sure its going to confirm i have PCOS. Ive suffered from acne for a long time, now im older...

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  • Guest

    i think i have this

    i went to the doctors a few weeks ago and was refered for a blood test. my doctor says that the results show that i might have PCOS, i've only ever had a period once when i was 13, im now 15. i still have to go to a specialist but i want to know more about it. can anyone help?

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  • h1987

    PCOS

    im 22 years old and was having the contraceptive injection Depo-provera for over 4years without a break at all, whilst i was on this i did not have any periods or spotting at all which my doctor assured me was perfectly fine. After being admitted to hospital last may with severe pains i was diagnosed...

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  • alana

    very very confused

    i was diagnosed last week with PCOS sfter suffering bleeding during sex and also sometimes painfull, as well as irregular light periods, my GP sent me for an ultrasound scan n whilst having this the radiographer decided they needed to do an internal scan n this is where they discovered my PCOS. ...

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  • cinders1

    fat and miserable

    Hi i have had Polycystic Ovary Syndrome for the past 7 years, i go to the hospital for regular checks and they tell me that until i lose weight there's nothing they can do for me. When i was first diagnosed i was 19 stone although i am now 16 and a half. They wont give me any medication to help because...

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  • Wattolass (Caz)

    RE: PCOS

    I am a 28 year Old married woman who has recently been diagnosed with PCOS on 29th November 2009. I am overweight. I have excess body hair and get spots on my stomach. I want to lose weight but am unsure of what way to do it best. I have heard that a low GI diet is helpful for women with PCOS but have...

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  • Guest

    RE: PCOS

    I have recently been diagnosed with PCOS after having a scan on the 29th November. I am a married 27 year old woman with no kids. I never reliased how much I wanted kids until my diagnosis, it made me reliase that now I could have to face the face that I may not be able to have children. My emotions...

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  • Guest

    PCOS

    I am 33 y/o, fairly active and I have been diagnosed with PCOS. The reason for my posting this is a very important message I want to share with every woman who has been in my shoes. I have had what I thought to be, \&quot;wonderful\&quot; gyns .. because they were nice and seemed to know what...

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  • Guest

    diagnosed with pcos at 17

    im only 17 and i was diganosed with PCOS sometime last year. i have very infrequent periods like 2 a year but the doctor said it dosent matter! but i was reading that it highers my risk of womb cancer or something. this worrys me so much sad i wish for once someone would listen to me!

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