PCOS and Insulin Resistance

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PCOS and Fertility – Answers to Your Questions

“Can I still get pregnant if I have PCOS?” I hear this question all the time from women who have just learned they have Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). I am happy to say that it may take some medical interventions, but the answer is usually YES! Even though PCOS is the most common type of […]

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

It’s amazing how often I see women at the Women to Women clinic who have health issues that can be traced back to insulin resistance. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS, is one such condition that we see with increasing frequency. PCOS affects about 10% of women worldwide and can occur at any age before menopause. It can […]

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Sugar Substitutes and the Potential Danger of Splenda

Few of us are really aware of how many Splenda® products there are in the supermarkets. We’ve been told that this artificial sweetener is different from all the past failures — Sweet’N Low®, NutraSweet®, etc. There are claims that Splenda is the perfect sugar substitute: as sweet as sugar, but no calories; as sweet as […]

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