What Causes PCOS?
Title: What Causes PCOS?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/15/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/15/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - September 15, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

What Is PCOS, and How Do I Know If I Have It?
Title: What Is PCOS, and How Do I Know If I Have It?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/15/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/15/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - September 15, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

PCOS and Adverse Obstetric and Neonatal Outcomes PCOS and Adverse Obstetric and Neonatal Outcomes
This study investigated whether women with polycystic ovary syndrome are more likely to experience adverse delivery and neonatal outcomes.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Neuropsychiatric Disorders Up in Offspring of Mothers With PCOS
TUESDAY, Sept. 1, 2020 -- Exposure to maternal polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is associated with increased risk of a range of neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders in offspring, according to a study published online Aug. 31 in Human... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 1, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

PCOS is linked to increased risk of neuropsychiatric disorders in offspring
(European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) Children born to mothers with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are at greater risk of a wide range of psychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders, according to new research published in Human Reproduction. The study is the first to show links between PCOS and such a wide range of disorders, which include emotional and behavioural problems, delayed development, learning, speech and language problems, autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Racial, Ethnic Differences in the Metabolic Response of PCOS Racial, Ethnic Differences in the Metabolic Response of PCOS
In what ways might race/ethnicity influence metabolic function in women with PCOS?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

High Pregnancy and Live Birth Rates After Bariatric Surgery in PCOS Patients High Pregnancy and Live Birth Rates After Bariatric Surgery in PCOS Patients
Women with PCOS often struggle to conceive, but a new study links weight loss following bariatric surgery in very obese PCOS patients to high rates of pregnancy and live births.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - August 11, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

When to Take a Pregnancy Test If You Have PCOS
When Should You Take a Pregnancy Test If You Have PCOS? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

PCOS Associated With a Two-fold Risk of Developing Psoriasis PCOS Associated With a Two-fold Risk of Developing Psoriasis
PCOS is characterized by androgen elevation that can lead to insulin resistance and metabolic syndrome, which have also been associated with an increased risk of psoriasis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 5, 2020 Category: Dermatology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Association Between PCOS and the Vaginal Microbiome Association Between PCOS and the Vaginal Microbiome
A new study examines the potential associations between the vaginal microbiome and PCOS. Could there be implications for PCOS screening?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Young women with polycystic ovary syndrome have raised risk of heart disease
(European Society of Cardiology) Women in their 30s and 40s with a common condition affecting how the ovaries work are more likely to get heart disease. That's the finding of a study published today in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, a journal of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). " Polycystic ovary syndrome isn't a life sentence - there are many ways to stay heart healthy, " said study author Dr. Clare Oliver-Williams of the University of Cambridge, UK. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Glucose Metabolism Disorders and PCOS Phenotype and Severity Glucose Metabolism Disorders and PCOS Phenotype and Severity
What is the association between glucose metabolism and PCOS phenotypes and severity levels?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Expert Clarifies Guidance on Adolescent Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Expert Clarifies Guidance on Adolescent Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
The symptomatic treatment of early postmenarcheal girls at risk of PCOS is recommended to manage menstrual abnormality, hirsutism, acne, or obesity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - July 18, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Bringing endocrinology to life in video
Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Society for EndocrinologyUndergraduate Video Award. This new Society award challenged students to produce a 1-2 minute video, aimed at engaging the general public with endocrinology. Communicating science to wider audiences is an important skill for every scientist and the standard of submissions was very high. You can watch the winners and highly commended runners up on ourdedicated You and Your Hormones webpage. 1st Place Our Bodies May Cure Themselves of Diabetes in the Future Aqua Asif, University of Leicester2nd Place Why does hot flushing occur in menopause? Carmen ...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - July 8, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Lifestyle Intervention on Ovarian Dysmorphology in PCOS Lifestyle Intervention on Ovarian Dysmorphology in PCOS
Women with PCOS who adhered to a dietary intervention realized improvements in ovarian dysmorphology and other reproductive health benefits.Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Subtypes, Genetic Links Identified for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
TUESDAY, June 23, 2020 -- Distinct subtypes of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) with novel genetic associations have been identified, according to a study published online June 23 in PLOS Medicine. Matthew Dapas, Ph.D., from the Northwestern... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Genetic analysis suggests distinct subtypes of polycystic ovary syndrome
Results from NIH-funded study could lead to improvements in diagnosis and treatment. (Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases)
Source: National Institutes of Health (NIH) News Releases - June 23, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Normalizing Ovulation Rate in Adolescent Girls With PCOS Normalizing Ovulation Rate in Adolescent Girls With PCOS
A new combination treatment may provide normalizing effects on ovulation rates among adolescent girls with PCOS.Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Glucose Metabolism and Serum Steroid Hormones in PCOS Glucose Metabolism and Serum Steroid Hormones in PCOS
What is the association between glucose metabolism and serum steroid hormones in patients with PCOS?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Eating, Sleeping and Sexual Function Disorders in PCOS Eating, Sleeping and Sexual Function Disorders in PCOS
How common are eating, sleeping and sexual function disorders among women with PCOS?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Yoga Cuts Testosterone in Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Additional improvements seen in anxiety and depression levels (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 23, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Yoga Cuts Testosterone in Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
THURSDAY, April 23, 2020 -- A mindful yoga intervention reduces testosterone levels in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), according to a study published online April 14 in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. Vishesha... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Electroacupuncture Normalizes Gene Expression, Glucose Uptake in PCOS Electroacupuncture Normalizes Gene Expression, Glucose Uptake in PCOS
Electroacupuncture may improve glucose uptake in skeletal muscle in women with polycystic ovary syndrome, a new case-control study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Mindful yoga reduces testosterone by 29% in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
(American Osteopathic Association) New research shows the regular practice of mindful yoga helps ease symptoms and improve androgen levels in women with PCOS. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

GPs Need Better Education on All Symptoms of PCOS, Say Patients GPs Need Better Education on All Symptoms of PCOS, Say Patients
Survey of women with polycystic ovary syndrome shows it is often trivialized by GPs as only a fertility problem and long-term consequences of the condition are infrequently discussed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - March 19, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

PCOS Is Associated With NASH Severity and Advanced Fibrosis PCOS Is Associated With NASH Severity and Advanced Fibrosis
Does polycystic ovary syndrome influence severity of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and risk of advanced fibrosis?Liver International (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Polycystic ovary syndrome: poorly understood
Women need better treatment and advice Related items fromOnMedica Ibuprofen not a safe alternative to antibiotics for uncomplicated UTIs Increasing fluid intake reduces recurrent cystitis in some women Midwives demand ‘equivalence’ in prison perinatal care Surgical mesh last resort for prolapse or incontinence Surgical options must be ‘last resort’ for stress incontinence (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - March 10, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Low-carb diets transformed these four Britons' lives
Here, we talk to patients with type 2 diabetes, fatty liver disease, and even polycystic ovary syndrome, who have used low-carb diets to tackle their conditions, with life-transforming results. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

When a Teenager ’s Irregular Periods Are Cause for Concern
One common cause is polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, which is difficult to diagnose in adolescents. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Perri Klass, M.D. Tags: Menstruation Hormones Estrogen Women and Girls Testosterone Ovaries Weight Diabetes Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Source Type: news

Italian woman, 25, grows eyelash-like hairs out of her GUMS thought to be fuelled by her PCOS
The unidentified woman in Italy sought help 10 years ago. Doctors are still clueless to the exact cause, but say PCOS may play a part because the condition causes excess hair growth. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sitagliptin Decreases Visceral Fat and Blood Glucose in PCOS Sitagliptin Decreases Visceral Fat and Blood Glucose in PCOS
What benefits might the DPP-4 inhibitor sitagliptin offer to women with PCOS?Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - January 31, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Obesity Medicine Association announces key updates to its 2020 Adult Obesity Algorithm
(Obesity Medicine Association) The Obesity Medicine Association (OMA) today announced the immediate availability of the 2020 OMA Obesity Algorithm ® , with new information for clinicians including obesity myths, polycystic ovary syndrome, obesity and psychiatric disease, ketogenic diet, as well as many other updates. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Gut Microbiome Is Less Diverse in Teens With Obesity and PCOS Gut Microbiome Is Less Diverse in Teens With Obesity and PCOS
Teens with obesity and PCOS had an altered gut microbiome, with decreased diversity and increased"unhealthy" bacteria compared to teens with obesity but without PCOS; higher testosterone was linked to unhealthy bacteria.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Poor sleep may increase metabolic syndrome risk in women with PCOS and obesity
According to a study published in theJournal of Clinical Endocrinology& Metabolism, poor sleep is associated with an increased risk of developing metabolic syndrome in young women with PCOS and obesity.Endocrinology Advisor (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 29, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Health - Related Quality of Life Lower for Women With PCOS
The strongest contributing factor to poor health - related quality of life was mental distress (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - January 28, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Pathology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Health-Related Quality of Life Lower for Women With PCOS
TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2020 -- Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) report low health-related quality of life (HRQoL) beyond the reproductive years, according to a study published online Jan. 23 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology&... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mother, 42, with polycystic ovary syndrome told she may not have children goes on to have TEN kids
Emma Gale, 42, from Whitstable, Kent, was diagnosed with polycistic ovary syndrome aged 18, before being told she may never be able to have children. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Microbiome may play role in PCOS
According to a study published in theJournal of Clinical Endocrinology& Metabolism, gut microbiomes with an unhealthy bacteria profile may be associated with polycystic ovary syndrome and obesity adolescents.Science Daily (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 24, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome have more harmful gut bacteria
Colorado researchers looked at the guts of 58 obese teenage girls with PCOS. They found these girls had high levels of bacteria linked to too much testosterone - a cause of PCOS. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Hikes Bipolar Disorder Risk Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Hikes Bipolar Disorder Risk
The risk of developing bipolar disorder was increased in women with PCOS, possibly because of shared inflammatory pathways, a study has found; metformin may have a protective effect.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - January 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Risk of eating and sleeping disorders higher for women with PCOS
According to a study published inClinical Endocrinology, the likelihood of developing sleeping and eating disorders may be higher for women with polycystic ovary syndrome.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 15, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Polycystic ovary syndrome may increase risk for bipolar disorder
According to a study published in theJournal of Affective Disorders, women with polycystic ovary syndrome may have and increased risk of developing bipolar disorder.Psychiatry Advisor (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 10, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Can cinnamon benefit patients with PCOS?
(Natural News) Cinnamon, also called darchini, is a spice made from the inner bark of trees that belong to the genus Cinnamomum. Historically, it has been used by healers to treat various conditions, such as coughing, arthritis and sore throat. Today, researchers associate plenty of health benefits with cinnamon, citing its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic and cardioprotective effects. In... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Request For Proposal - Professional Conference Organizer Global Evidence Summit 2, Prague, 4-8 October 2021
In 2021, Cochrane in collaboration with Guidelines International Network, Campbell Collaboration and Joanna Briggs Institute, will host a Global Evidence Summit 2 (GES) in place of theirannual organizationalevents.The fourglobal organizing partners and the hosts,Czech National Centre for Evidence-Based Healthcare and Knowledge Translation (CEBHCKT),are now inviting Professional Conference Organizer ’s (PCOs) to tender for the provision of event management services for its quadrennial event in 2021.The GES brings together the world ’s leading organizations in evidence-based practice to provide a multi-disciplina...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - December 17, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Daughters of mothers with PCOS more likely to develop disorder
Women whose mothers have PCOS are five times more likely to develop the disease themselves, according to a study published inNature Medicine.Guardian (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - December 4, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Daughters of women with PCOS face five times greater risk
Polycystic ovary syndrome is believed to affect about one in five women of reproductive ageDaughters of women with polycystic ovary syndrome, a common disorder that can cause excessive body hair, acne and fertility problems, are five times more likely than the average woman to develop the condition, a major study has found.Researchers in Sweden examined the medical histories of nearly 30,000 women and their mothers. The records from national registries showed that 3.4% of women born to mothers with PCOS were later diagnosed themselves, compared with only 0.6% of women whose mothers did not have the condition.Continue readi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 2, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Tags: Polycystic ovary syndrome Society Medical research Science Health Women Life and style UK news Source Type: news

Dysglycemia Affects Cognitive Function in PCOS Dysglycemia Affects Cognitive Function in PCOS
A new study examines the factors that may be associated with deficits in cognitive function among women with PCOS.Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cardiovascular disease risk not elevated in PCOS
The risk of developing cardiovascular disease was not significantly increased in middle-aged women with PCOS, according to a study published in Clinical Endocrinology.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - November 19, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Apple Deepens Medical Research Commitment Through New App
Apple continues to move deeper into healthcare - particularly in the field of medical research. The tech giant has announced three health studies its U.S. customers can now enroll in through a new research app. The studies include the Apple Women’s Health Study, the Apple Heart and Movement Study, and the Apple Hearing Study. Conducted in partnership with leading academic and research institutions, these multi-year longitudinal studies are available in the new Research app, which can be downloaded today from the App Store. The Cupertino, CA-based company said now participants can potentially groundbreaki...
Source: MDDI - November 14, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: R & D Source Type: news

Reproductive Endocrinology Disorders | Medscape Reproductive Endocrinology Disorders | Medscape
Review in-depth clinical information, latest medical news, and guidelines related to reproductive endocrinology, including the potential causes of female infertility and other problems, such as pelvic pain, sexual dysfunction, atypical pubertal development, or premenstrual syndrome. Read articles about treatment for polycystic ovaries and hirsutism. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news