Women with PCOS who are very overweight may
have a difficult time losing weight and keeping their weight down because of
the effect of insulin and glucose on their
metabolism. Using a diabetes medicine like metformin
can help control insulin and can help with weight loss.1
By Marguerite Lamb
Baffled by all those initials after doctors' names? Tired of
getting the referral runaround? We'll help clear up the confusion so you can
find the best treatment for your symptoms.
In today's medical marketplace, you're not a patient—you're a
"health-care consumer." That's good news and bad. It means you have
more autonomy and choice than ever—but it also means the ball is in your court
when it comes to figuring out whom to trust with your health. Should...