Infertility specialist, gynaecologist, and obstetrician Dr. Arockia Virgin Fernando (Consultant with Practo) says when couples are unable to have children, both men and women need to be evaluated. This is being ignored in India, especially in the rural or semi-urban setups. … [Read more...] about Infertility shouldn’t be seen just as a women’s issue
Here’s what teens should know about PCOS
About 5-10% of teens have PCOS, which is linked with excess androgen production, insulin resistance, and obesity. It can be managed with a healthy lifestyle, a good diet, and losing weight in overweight or obese teens. What are polycystic ovaries?Here’s how you know that you … [Read more...] about Here’s what teens should know about PCOS
Stress, lifestyle and obesity: Why do you have PCOS?
PCOS is a very common disorder amongst reproductive age women in India, with as many as one in five women suffering from it. Doctors say that lifestyle changes, healthy eating habits, exercising, and regular gynae visits can help you manage and prevent it. What is PCOS?What … [Read more...] about Stress, lifestyle and obesity: Why do you have PCOS?
Teen acne: Why do you breakout and can it be from PCOS
Teen acne is very common, and can be attributed to hormonal changes. However, it can sometimes also be a symptom of PCOS. For teens suffering acne, keeping your skin clean, avoiding fried food and too much sugar, and a visit to the gynaecologist if you have irregular periods is … [Read more...] about Teen acne: Why do you breakout and can it be from PCOS