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PCOS Is Becoming An Epidemic In India


Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is becoming quite common among Indian women at a quick rate. The worst thing about Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is that a woman might be suffering from it and she won’t have any knowledge that’s what affecting her health. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: PCOS Is Becoming An Epidemic In India

Mumbai PCOS Clinic
  • PCOS Is Becoming An Epidemic
  • In India

  • It has been estimated that millions of women in
    India are suffering from Polycystic Ovarian
    Syndrome (PCOS). The number is so high that this
    illness can qualify as an epidemic, but the sad
    part is that most women arent even aware that
    theyre suffering from PCOS.
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome has been perceived as
    one of the main reasons behind infertility, and
    with its effects on hearts wellbeing, it
    additionally becomes one of the biggest reasons
    for death in Asia, especially in India.

  • Sadly there is an absence of data and knowledge
    about PCOS, making it hard and annoying to
    diagnose accurately. Unrecognized and untreated,
    PCOS can result in diabetes, elevated cholesterol
    and a rise in the danger of developing cancer. So
    as to effectively keep away these health issues,
    it is important to analyze and treat Polycystic
    Ovarian Syndrome ASAP.

  • What Is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome?
  • PCOS can be defined as the development of
    numerous cysts on the ovaries and a large group
    of different issues that accompany them, which
    incorporate absence of ovulation and menstrual
    irregularities, growth of facial hair and acne,
    hair loss, and weight gain. Females experiencing
    this condition may likewise have fluctuating
    degrees of insulin resistance and high chances of
    getting Type 2 diabetes, elevated cholesterol and
    high androgen levels may also occur.

  • Some of the major symptoms of Polycystic Ovarian
    Syndrome (PCOS) are
  • Ovulation might stop, or become irregular
  • Patient might find it difficult to get pregnant
  • Frequent mood swings
  • Hair thinning
  • Periods might stop, become irregular or painful
  • Growth of excess hair on undesired areas such as
    face and body
  • Growth of acne on the facial area
  • High cholesterol levels, high blood pressure as
  • Insulin resistance, or might develop high insulin
  • Excess weight gain without any specific reason

  • Why Does PCOS Happen?
  • PCOS happens when a female stops ovulating, which
    results in a disturbance in the typical,
    patterned connection between her hormones,
    ovaries and brain. The correct reason for PCOS is
    still unknown. Previously, it was thought that
    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome occurs totally by
    excess production of androgen. Recent studies
    have shown that Metabolic Syndrome related to
    insulin resistance and elevated amounts of
    insulin might be behind the occurrence of PCOS.
    Visit a gynaecologist in Mumbai Andheri area to
    know more about PCOS.

  • Some possible causes of Polycystic Ovarian
    Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Although the exact reason behind the occurrence
    of PCOS is still unknown, by experts think that a
    few health issues or lifestyle matter might be
    the reason
  • Genetics
  • High saturated fat intake
  • High consumption of processed foods
  • Contraceptive medications Birth control pills
  • Environmental pollutants
  • Lifestyle factors such as stress, lack of
    exercise, and poor nutrition.

Thank You
Address 401, Bldng 2, Kamdhenu CHS,1st cross
lane, Lokhandwala, Andheri W. Mumbai 400053,
INDIA. Phone No 91 93200 48601 mumbaipcosclin
ic_at_gmail.com http//www.mumbaipcosclinic.com/
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