Polycystic Ovary Syndrome News and Research

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Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common health condition in women that involves irregular function of the ovaries. There are three key features of the condition, and the presence of any two of the following symptoms may lead to a diagnosis of PCOS.
Key brain region found to be smaller in birth control pill users

Key brain region found to be smaller in birth control pill users

Study finds key region of the brain is smaller in women who use oral contraceptives

Study finds key region of the brain is smaller in women who use oral contraceptives

1 in 5 adolescents have prediabetes in U.S.

1 in 5 adolescents have prediabetes in U.S.

Daughters of women with PCOS five times more likely to develop the syndrome in adulthood

Daughters of women with PCOS five times more likely to develop the syndrome in adulthood

NIH partners with Apple and Harvard for long-term study of women's health

NIH partners with Apple and Harvard for long-term study of women's health

Dermatology experts publish guidelines for diagnosing, managing hidradenitis suppurativa

Dermatology experts publish guidelines for diagnosing, managing hidradenitis suppurativa

Diabetes drug can halve the risk of late miscarriage, preterm births for women with PCOS

Diabetes drug can halve the risk of late miscarriage, preterm births for women with PCOS

Half of all women with PCOS share a rare gene variant

Half of all women with PCOS share a rare gene variant

Common drug may lead to obesity in offspring

Common drug may lead to obesity in offspring

Obesity linked to reproductive problems in women with type 1 diabetes

Obesity linked to reproductive problems in women with type 1 diabetes

Altering gut microbiome may be potential treatment option for PCOS

Altering gut microbiome may be potential treatment option for PCOS

Prenatal exposures to BPA may pose threat to human ovarian function

Prenatal exposures to BPA may pose threat to human ovarian function

Study: Maternal age, body mass index, race affect hormone concentrations in pregnancy

Study: Maternal age, body mass index, race affect hormone concentrations in pregnancy

New book series on anti-obesity treatment strategies

New book series on anti-obesity treatment strategies

Whole genome study identifies genetic architecture for diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome

Whole genome study identifies genetic architecture for diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome

Celmatix partners with Oncotest-Teva to bring Fertilome test to Israel

Celmatix partners with Oncotest-Teva to bring Fertilome test to Israel

Innovative oncofertility program launched by RMA of New York and Mount Sinai Health System

Innovative oncofertility program launched by RMA of New York and Mount Sinai Health System

Survey of women with PCOS points to distrust and lack of social support from healthcare providers

Survey of women with PCOS points to distrust and lack of social support from healthcare providers

Women with PCOS more likely to have an autistic child

Women with PCOS more likely to have an autistic child

Australian-led global guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of women with PCOS

Australian-led global guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of women with PCOS