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Polycystic ovary syndrome: A hidden epidemic

Jenny Blondel, Naturopath Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is an endocrine disorder that causes weight gain, insulin resistance, menstrual problems, fertility problems, acne, hair loss, and hirsutism. Many women feel stigmatised maybe because the stereotype is a heavy overweight woman with diabetes. The disorder is not new, but it is in­creasing at an alarming rate. Two [...]