Health Care

6 ways of getting rid of PCOS

PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is an ovarian abnormality that causes women’s hormones to be affected and inflicts health issues such as weight gain or irregular periods leading to infertility.

Some of the polycystic ovarian syndrome symptoms

  • Abnormal hair loss
  • Excess hair growth on body or face
  • Abnormal weight gain
  • Irregular periods
  • Acne
  • Skin Darkening
  • Headaches
  • Frequent Mood Swings
  • Anxiety

There are several ways to finding the PCOS cure (polycystic ovary syndrome)

Healthy lifestyle: Most women with PCOS turn obese thus worsening their symptoms. It’s very important for women with PCOS to exercise regularly for, even losing 10% of fat has proven to have helped them curb their symptoms. It’s advisable for women to maintain a diet full of fiber and meager amounts of sugar and starchy. Weight loss is essential for A PCOS patient to be cured pills and surgeries for weight loss or fat removal have also been prescribed to patients as they prove to be effective.

Medication: Birth control helps prevents pregnancy and helps lower symptoms of PCOS, some hormone pills help regularize period patterns and get rid of unwanted facial hair or acne ushered in by the PCOS.  

Hair removal: Hair removal gels, creams and patches break down the structure of the hair on the skin and thus they fall out. Some hair might keep coming back occasionally but are less obvious. Laser therapy is also recommended to burn out follicles’ in a matter of sessions.

Fertility Cure: Doctors may prescribe medication that help boost ovulation to encourage fertility, Hormone shots may also be administered. Minimal surgeries such as ovarian drilling may also be tried if medication fails. IVF (in vitro fertilization) may be expensive but it’s a surgery that boosts chances of pregnancy.

Getting rid of acne: Birth control and other forms of medication can help rid of the excessive and frequent amounts of acne outbreaks. Anti-acne medication lowers done the levels of male hormones in the body to help it control acne growth. Gels and serums may also be advised by your dermatologists to unclog pores and reduce inflammation on the face.

Staying stress free: Women with PCOS are an easy victim to depression and anxiety owing it most to the imbalance in hormones. Yoga, Meditation on a regular basis can help women deal with mental wellbeing.