In infertility cases, women with PCOS may produce too much insulin, which in turn causes the ovaries to over-produce male hormones called androgens.
As the coarse facial hair started to grow in, Torres began plucking and shaving regularly to avoid being bullied.
Frequently, women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) have problems with their menstrual cycle and issues with ovulation (or anovulation).
In women with PCOS, the ovaries do not produce sufficient hormones and the egg or ovum may not mature.
This section of my blog is devoted to learning and understanding more about Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). While I can comment on a carbohydrate-controlled diet, the following information is that found in by Walter Futterweit, MD .
After discovering I had elevated glucose readings at a diabetes conference in San Jose, I was diagnosed with PCOS in April of 2010.