More PCOS Posts

Diet for PCOS: Which One is Best?

diet for PCOS

One of the most common questions I’m asked in relation to PCOS is “What is the best diet for PCOS?” We all know that being a healthy weight will help with our PCOS symptoms, give us a better chance of conceiving (if we want to have children) and help combat some of those health issues…

Questions to Ask Your Doctor About PCOS

pcos doctor

There has been an ongoing discussion on the PCOS Matters Facebook page that seems to have evolved through several topics. One topic that came up was what questions to ask the doctor about PCOS and I remembered this short report I wrote a few years ago. It offers some general questions you should ask at…


pcos acne treatment

As mentioned in the previous post, PCOS and Pelvic Pain, I’d love to know your most burning PCOS questions. Our second question came from @youheardright on Twitter and is about PCOS acne. She asked: “I’m wondering if anyone has had substantial success with clearing acne, blemishes, etc with meds or birth control pills?” PCOS Acne…

PCOS and Pelvic Pain

pcos and pelvic pain

I asked the PCOS Matters followers on Twitter to submit their most burning question about Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. I promised to answer them to the best of my ability and knowledge (along with other questions I’ve received). The first question came from Michelle – @Mies10 – and was about PCOS and pelvic pain. Is Pelvic Pain a Symptom of…

Freedom from PCOS Review: Overcome PCOS

Blog Update: “Freedom from PCOS” is no longer available. For similar resources to help combat PCOS naturally, take a look at Ovarian Cyst Miracle, The Natural PCOS Diet or the Insulite system.   ********************************************* Recently a new PCOS program appeared on my radar called “Freedom from PCOS” written by Katie Humphrey, which promises “three proven steps…

Is There a Cure for Polycystic Ovaries?

cure for polycystic ovaries

One of the most searched for topics related to PCOS is whether there is a cure for Polycystic Ovaries. I’ve always been cautious about promising cures to PCOS. I don’t like the idea of giving false hope. The general medical opinion is that it can be managed but not cured; it’s always with you. However,…

PCOS Interview with Christine DeZarn from the PCOSA

PCOS Interview with Christine DeZarn from the PCOSA

Those of you who remember the various incarnations of the PCOS Matters website will remember that a few years ago I interviewed Christine DeZarn the founder of the Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association and The interview was made available on the website for readers to download and listen to. I recently found the interview on…

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and Fertility: The Question of Kids [Video]

We’ve already tackled the subject of PCOS and pregnancy on the blog. This video from the UNSW offer great information on the topic of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and fertility:

PCOS and Hirsutism [Video]

In this video Dr John Eden of UNSW discusses the problem of PCOS and Hirsutism, or excess body hair, and how it can be treated:

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome – An Expert’s Guide [Video]

The University of New South Wales has published some excellent videos on the subject of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. They are some of the best explanations I have seen of PCOS and its symptoms. I hope it will be helpful to you if I feature them here. I’m sure they will be of interest to you….