hello and welcome! I'm relatively new and I find this site GREAT. Anyway, I hope sparkpeople and its members will be of help to you as it has been for me. feel free and dont be afraid to ask questions.
Fitness Minutes: (157,285) Posts: 14,925 6/29/07 12:00 A
Welcome to the team, Casey. You'll find a lot of support here. It's good that you at least know what you're dealing with now - there is much that you can do to help control the icky symptoms of PCOS. Best of luck to you!
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Fitness Minutes: (70) Posts: 15 6/28/07 1:48 P
Hi, my name is Casey and I'm 25 years old. Apparently I was diagnosed with PCOS in 2004, but honestly, I was never told. I saw the diagnosis on my chart and asked, and was told "that's just what gets put on there when you have a cyst." Understatement of the year. I met with a nutritionist last week and as she was explaining PCOS to me, lightbulbs went off everywhere - it explains SO MUCH!
Between insulin resistance, edometriosis, hypothyroidism, etc, etc, I've gotten so frustrated with the whole battle! I thought maybe looking for support on here with others that are going through the same thing would be helpful. Looking forward to talking to you all! :)
Sorry I put this in the wrong spot!! And I don't know how to delete it :-/
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