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PCOS Impact on Reproduction

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is often associated with impaired fertility. Patients may suffer from reduced or absent ovulation, irregular menstrual cycles and difficulty conceiving as a result. ... more »
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How Does Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Affect a Pregnant Woman?

There appears to be a higher rate of miscarriage, gestational diabetes, pregnancy-induced high blood pressure, and premature delivery in women with PCOS. ... more »
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Metformin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

All about Metformin during pregnancy, breastfeeding and trying to conceive (TTC). Is it safe? ... more »
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When I Knew Something Was Wrong... (Part 2 of 3)

[This post is the second part of my story on how I found out I had fertility problems. Please see my previous post, "Part 1" of When I Knew Something Was Wrong.] ... more »
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Early Breast Cancer Detection Test for Young African-American Women

Young African-American women are more likely to develop triple negative strains of breast cancer. These strains have a high mortality rate with most patients living less than five years. ... more »
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Risk of Twins/Triplets After Ovulation Induction

The rate of multiple births was significantly lower with metformin. Because multiple gestation is associated with higher complication rates and medical costs, our data offer an additional reason for use of metformin to induce ovulation for OI in PCOS patients. ... more »
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Medical Therapy in Women with PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)

PCOS is characterized by oligo-amenorrhea, clinical and/or biochemical hyperandrogenism, polycystic ovaries, and, often, morbid obesity. ... more »
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Clomiphene, Metformin, or both for Infertility in PCOS: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Clomiphene is superior to metformin in achieving live birth in infertile women with the polycystic ovary syndrome, although multiple birth is a complication. ... more »
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Infertility and Fertility Issues Causes and Diagnosis - Clomid Pregnancy

BabyMed provides fertility and infertility information and tips to couples trying to get pregnant. We also provide fertility tools to improve your chances having a healthy pregnancy. ... more »

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