Living with P.C.O.S.: Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Living with PCOS Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Author:Angela Boss, Evelina Weidman Sterling, Richard Legro An estimated 10 million American women have PCOS-polycystic ovary syndrome. Most of these women have never heard of the hormonal disorder, but are often painfully aware of its symptoms: irregular menstrual cycles, excess facial and body hair, weight gain, and adult acne. PCOS is also the leading cause of infertility. If left untreated, the condi... more »tion carries long-term risks for endometrial cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and stroke. This book sheds light on this under-reported, under-diagnosed endocrine disorder. Topics covered include: Causes of PCOS, Overcoming the symptoms, Choosing a physician, Getting a diagnosis, Receiving the best medical treatment, Infertility and getting pregnant, and Coping with the emotional impact of PCOS.« less
This one is really just a brief overview of PCOS without the medical jargon and with just the basics of what you need to know. There are other PCOS books with much better information, but this is a good starter.