• PCOS

    PCOS- Stress and Distress 4

    Cushing’s Syndrome Do you identify with being a moon face? Is your face unusually round? Do you have pink or purple stretch marks on your body? Chances are high that you are suffering from Cushing’s Syndrome. This condition is not uncommon with women suffering from PCOS. As PCOS is also an Endocrinol disorder to an extent, they may be related to each other. Most of the times, the pituitary gland releases too much hormone ACTH. This in turn, signals the adrenal gland to produce more cortisol hormone, the primary reason for Cushing’s Syndrome. If the adrenal glands keep producing cortisol for a long period of time, then this unusual condition may appear in patients. Most of the times…

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    PCOS- Stress and Distress 2

    Weight Gain: fine people, time to talk about the first symptom of PCOS i.e. weight gain. PCOS may also mean that you are overweight or obese. Most of the fat accumulation is around the waist. Most of the cases that i have seen gain a significant amount of weight in their abdominal area and their bodies appear pear-shaped. Your weight can be normal in a few cases, but in most of the cases i have seen women with a big bulge in the belly. The worst part? You may seem pregnant even when your are not. The irony here is that PCOS is one of the leading causes of infertility. In short,…