Dr Oz: PCOS Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Disease


Dr Oz: Polycystic Ovarian Disease

Dr Oz’s show called “The Questions You Are Too Embarrassed To Ask” covered questions that many of us have but that we are too embarrassed to talk about, such as PCOS or Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome.  A lady asked Doctor Oz why she has hair on her breasts and how she can get rid of it.  He asked her if her menstruation period was irregular and whether or not her body was shaped like a square or like a pear.  Because all of these are a sign of PCOS, which is very common among women.

Dr Oz: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Doctor Oz showed what ovaries usually look like when a woman reaches her reproductive years, and then he showed ovaries of a woman with PCOS.  Dr Oz Polycystic Ovarian SyndromeThe PCOS ovaries had multiple cysts growing in them, because your ovaries stop being able to release eggs due to a hormonal problem.  Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is also a cause of infertility.  In addition to having irregular periods, an early sign of PCOS is to have excessive hair growth on your body.  Since the hair is caused by hormonal imbalances, you will often have male pattern hair growth such as hair on your face or your breasts.



  1. says

    my names christinea…. I’m a 27 year old women,i suffer from pcos ( this i call the devils curse) ive been on metformin (which caused problems with my liver) birth control (which makes me want to rip off heads and cry at the same time) i have the over baring hair growth on my face and my back, basically everywhere. its getting harder and harder to look people in the face with this. depression has taken over my life. having children good luck. . ( i have 1 but like many women idreamed of more) everyday it get harder and harder to want to get out of beds.thedocters here are so slow i had to find out threw my own what was wrong. laser hair removal yea it’s nice but the money for it good luck plus its not a promise it wont come back… im 27 years old and i hate getting up everyday… i use to enjoy life….. now i just think of ways to hide. when i was younger i was anormal girl now im a women i feel like a monster. men caress womens bodies not wanting to feelhair. they arewith someone long term they want kids….. and this makes me not feel human… makes me feel im not alive at all

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