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Polycystic ovary syndrome, how does it affect your life besides looking fat?

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Dr. Scott Roseff
Fertility Medicine

In brief: Several ways

From a medical standpoint, it increases one's lifetime risk of: hypertension, cardiovascular disease, high lipids like cholesterol and type 2 diabetes.
From a fertility standpoint, it can make it harder to: get pregnant, stay pregnant, and have increase odds of high blood pressure and high sugar in pregnancy. Hope this helps.

In brief: Several ways

From a medical standpoint, it increases one's lifetime risk of: hypertension, cardiovascular disease, high lipids like cholesterol and type 2 diabetes.
From a fertility standpoint, it can make it harder to: get pregnant, stay pregnant, and have increase odds of high blood pressure and high sugar in pregnancy. Hope this helps.
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