The symptoms of PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) can vary from woman to woman. PCOS does not just affect your ovaries. There can be devastating effects on your all your hormone (endocrine) glands, especially your adrenal glands, and in turn, your whole body can be affected.
Signs and Symptoms of PCOS
- Ovarian pain
- Ovarian cysts
- Irregular or absent menstruation
- Increased facial and body hair
- Weight gain and obesity – especially around the middle
- Acne & skin pigmentation
- Reduced libido (sex drive)
- Fluctuating energy levels
- Male pattern hair growth
- Failure to ovulate
- Hyperkeratosis of the skin
- Sugar cravings
- Mood swings.
One of the most upsetting PCOS symptoms can be lack of ovulation, making it the leading cause of infertility in women of reproductive age.
You may or may not answer yes to all of the above symptoms. That’s the thing with PCOS, you may just be able to associate with one of the listed symptoms, or many of them.
A woman with PCOS may be overweight, have dry skin, acne, thinning hair and only ovulate every few months, or, another woman with PCOS may just present with fatigue, sugar cravings and ovarian cysts detected on ultrasound.
No one PCOS sufferer is the same – making it all the more important to look at a suitable, holistic and natural PCOS plan to recover hormone balance.
The Natural PCOS Diet
If your most distressing symptoms is infertility, then you will want to read this e-book. If your can ‘tick’ PCOS symptoms including weight gain, sugar cravings, excess facial hair, acne and pimples, then you too, will want to read this e-book.
The Natural PCOS Diet provides everthing you need to know about PCOS, the causes, the symptoms, recommended blood tests, the most appropriate PCOS diet plan, targeted nutrients, herbs and other naturopathic secrets to overcome your PCOS symptoms.