PCOS is hard but it's even harder to see young girls struggling with it from very early on in life. One of the biggest reason why I feel so passionately about creating PCOS awareness is this - given the true epidemic that PCOS has become, I cannot imagine another generation struggling with PCOS like we … Continue reading 5 things young girls need to know about PCOS
OCPs or oral contraceptive pills are one of the most common treatments given for PCOS but there is also a lot of unawareness and myth surrounding OCPs among women. Whether it is the side effects that scare you or 'not knowing how it works' part, it is an important aspect to be aware of and … Continue reading 5 things to keep in mind about OCPs
Time to talk about the various diagnostic tests one goes through if suspected of PCOS and what does that mean! Now I am not going to include everything, just some of the most commonly done tests because when your doctor prescribes them, more often than not, either you don't understand the need for it or … Continue reading PCOS tests and what they mean!
Do you know when was the first time PCOS came into being? And do you ever wonder why it survived evolution in spite of reduced fecundity (ability to reproduce)? I recently found a research regarding the same and the results were pretty interesting so I figured I would share it with you here. There are … Continue reading History of PCOS
PCOS awareness month is here! Another beautiful September morning has arrived and I want to start our day on an optimistic note - Managing PCOS is 80% diet modification and 20% staying active (at least for me). Yeah, you heard me right! But don't make diet modification a complicated thing to do. It's easy to … Continue reading 5 Foods to avoid in PCOS
Hello everyone, I have been contemplating making videos for you guys for a long time now because I figured that way I can provide you more info in less time and hopefully reach more of you. In this particular video, I talk about how PCOS has had an impact on me and my lifestyle and … Continue reading YouTube venture for FIGHT PCOS INITIATIVE
Happy September! PCOS awareness month is celebrated throughout the world in the month of September to create awareness and support those struggling with it on a day today basis. However, this time around instead of talking more about the struggles and troubles I want to celebrate those things that's helping us successfully thrive even with … Continue reading PCOS awareness month 2017
Hello, Ladies, I hope you are all doing well. We are more than halfway in 2017, it wouldn't be long before we step on to 2018 with new health goals and resolution but before we do that, I am wondering where do you currently stand in your health goals for this year? Are you eating clean? … Continue reading Unmasking the PCOS monster – Elize Edition!
Something that you should know - PCOS is very much reversible! Yes, you heard me right. Many people confuse it being treatable whereas in reality those two are totally different things. Being treatable means you are cured of the disease completely whereas a reversible condition need not necessarily be treated completely. Depending on how you … Continue reading PCOS is reversible!
It's been a while since I last posted. I was travelling, I moved, interviewing for jobs and all that jazz but now as I am here, I will try my 100% to stay present and provide you tonnes of #pcos #facts. If I haven't already said this before - I am hugely grateful for this … Continue reading Soy in PCOS