Answer I was diagnosed with PCOS when I was 17. I'm 21 now. My doctor put me on BC and Metformin right away. Obviously, at 17 I wasn't TTC, but my doctor wanted to see if we could control the PCOS befo... Read More »

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I have a friend in the UK with PCOS and it is a pain to get treated esp if you are young. Here are some tips to do on your own1. read and learn to recognize the signs of ovulation. This will help y... Read More »

How many girls on Y!A have PCOS?

I've had PCOS for years. I'm 24 now, and 6 months preggo! The only thing I was on when I got pregnant was Metformin. The side effects of PCOS do suck...but it's just something we gotta live with. B... Read More »

How to Diagnose PCOS?

Polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, affects as many as 5 million women in the United States, and is especially common in women of childbearing age. It results when the ovaries produce excess androg... Read More »

How to Get Pregnant With PCOS?

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects 5 to 10 percent of women who are of child-bearing age. It is a hormonal disorder that causes obesity, acne, excessive hair growth, and is one of the most co... Read More »