Traditional Chinese Medicine for PCOS

Traditional Chinese Medicine, commonly known by its abbreviation, TCM - has become a popular form of alternative and complementary therapy for women having difficulty getting pregnant. It's also become a popular way for women with PCOS to manage their symptoms. Read the rest at Infertility.Answers.com » ... [Read on...]

Ovarian Cancer and Your Fertility

It is estimated that as many as 1 in 71 women will develop ovarian cancer in their lifetimes. Ovarian cancer is considered the fifth-leading cause of cancer-related deaths for women aged 35 to 74. However, as grim as the prognosis may be, women diagnosed with ovarian cancer at a young age and in its earliest stages have some of the highest ... [Read on...]

Treatment Options of PCOS for Fertility: Looking Beyond IVF

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Welcome to the 2014 Voices of PCOS blog series at The Infertility Voice, in honor of PCOS Awareness Month! Treatment Options of PCOS for Fertility: Looking Beyond IVF By Kristeen Cherney Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common causes of infertility. With abnormalities in hormones combined with sporadic ovulation ... [Read on...]

Seeking Redemption in My Body

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Welcome to the 2014 Voices of PCOS blog series at The Infertility Voice, in honor of PCOS Awareness Month! Seeking Redemption in My Body: Fertility and Breastfeeding Struggles with PCOS By Erin Corbett Editor's Note: Please be aware this post discusses pregnancy and parenting. I’ve always had an inkling that becoming pregnant might ... [Read on...]

Parenting With PCOS

Parenting with PCOS

Welcome to the 2014 Voices of PCOS blog series at The Infertility Voice, in honor of PCOS Awareness Month! Parenting With PCOS By Kelly B. Editor's Note: Please be aware this post discusses pregnancy and parenting. I will be the first to admit - when I was pregnant with my son it was pretty easy. We didn’t have to chart or plan or ... [Read on...]

The PCOS Journey Never Ends: It Goes On and On…

The PCOS Journey Never Ends

Welcome to the 2014 Voices of PCOS blog series at The Infertility Voice, in honor of PCOS Awareness Month! The PCOS Journey Never Ends: It Goes On and On... By Melissa Buyikian Growing up I always assumed I would have kids of my own. I loved playing with baby dolls, babysitting my younger cousins and assisting my mom in teaching ... [Read on...]

The Life and Times of a PCOS Poster Girl

Rosie the PCOS Poster Girl

Welcome to the 2014 Voices of PCOS blog series at The Infertility Voice, in honor of PCOS Awareness Month! The Life and Times of a PCOS Poster Girl By Whitney Burchfield Editor's Note: Please be aware this post discusses pregnancy and parenting. When I was 15, I got rushed to the ER by a terrified mother who was convinced that my ... [Read on...]

A PCOS Diagnosis Before Prom

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Welcome to the 2014 Voices of PCOS blog series at The Infertility Voice, in honor of PCOS Awareness Month! A PCOS Diagnosis Before Prom By Jacqueline Weiss All my life, I’ve known I was meant to be a mother, and when I was diagnosed with PCOS at age 16, I was scared out of my mind that having children was out of the picture. In middle ... [Read on...]