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Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, and Home Remedies

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common causes of woman's infertility. It is a problem that results from an imbalance of female sex hormones. It may cause irregular menstruation, difficulties in getting pregnant, and cysts in the ovaries. If left untreated, it can eventually lead to diabetes and several other troubling health conditions. According to, as many as 5 million U.S. women may be affected by PCOS. More shockingly, today between 1 in 10 and 1 in 20 women of reproductive age has this endocrine disorder. And not only that, it can affect girls as young as 11 years old. So, if you're suspecting you have probably developed PCOS, read on to know about what are the causes and symptoms of PCOS and what lifestyle approaches can help cope your PCOS. Normal ovary Vs polycystic ovary / Source:, public domain Causes of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome The exact cause of PCOS remains a mystery. But based on a number study results