Dr. Shayesteh: PCOS

One-in-ten women in the United States deal with PCOS

Dr. Shayesteh joined 33 WYTV Daybreak to explain what Polycystic ovarian syndrome is and how to treat it.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – One-in-ten women in the United States deal with PCOS, or Polycystic ovarian syndrome.

PCOS is very common among women and is a factor in hormonal imbalances.

PCOS occurs when the ovaries produce a significant amount of androgenic, or male hormone, which causes problems.

What are the symptoms of PCOS? How can it be treated?

Dr. Shayesteh joined 33 WYTV Daybreak to explain what Polycystic ovarian syndrome is and how to treat it.

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