How To Get Pregnant With PCOS

Trying To Get Pregnant With PCOS

Polycystic ovarian syndrome is a lifetime affair. What you should know about how to get pregnant with PCOS: What are PCOS symptoms? PCOS manifests often in the late teens early twenties often causing irregular menstrual cycles and elevated androgen (male hormone) levels. This hyperandrogenemia can manifest in unrelenting acne, hair loss upon the head and […]

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Is A Continuing Source of Common Misunderstanding

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Is A Continuing Source of Common Misunderstanding

Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is an important medical condition that has both metabolic and reproductive impact. PCOS is extremely common and affects one in 10 women of reproductive age; however, various studies put the percentage of impacted women at eight to 13%. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a continuing source of common misunderstanding.┬áDespite its name, PCOS […]

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Help For PCOS And Weight Gain

PCOS and weight gain

Insulin is the key that opens the door and allows the sugar to transit from outside the cells to the inside. Weight gain can be associated with additional weight gain. Many patients suffering with PCOS ask us how to get help for PCOS and weight gain? Excess fat cells drive insulin resistance (where the cells […]

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Preconception Weight Loss Improves Pregnancy Success Rates in Women With PCOS

Weight loss and pregnancy

New study finds that preconception weight loss improves pregnancy success rates in women with PCOS. A randomized controlled trial, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology Metababolism 2015:100:4048-58, found that delaying ovulation induction in women with PCOS until weight loss could be achieved significantly improved both ovulation and live birth rates in obese women with […]

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Improving Fertility in Women With PCOS

Improving your fertility when you have PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS affects as many as 5 million women in the United States and is one of the most common causes of infertility. PCOS is likely a number of different diseases that manifest in similar physical symptoms, such as acne, excess facial and body hair growth, insulin resistance, abnormal menstrual periods, infertility, […]

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Beth Plante, M.D. Has Joined the Fertility Centers of New England

Dr. Plante named one of Boston's best infertility doctors

We are proud to announce that Beth Plante, M.D. has joined the Fertility Centers of New England as our newest Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Specialist. Dr. Plante is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Plante joins the Fertility Center of New England from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown […]

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