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Everything You Need to Know About Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Affecting 1 in 10 women of childbearing age, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that induces a hormone imbalance in which the body produces a hormone called androgen mostly found in males. Because of this, the ovaries develop small follicles that fail to release the egg. This can result in infrequent or prolonged periods, as well as infertility.

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5 Tips for Avoiding Stretch Marks While Pregnant

You have probably wondered whether or not you will end up with stretch marks after your little one arrives. Stretch marks are fairly common after pregnancy, but there are some preventative measures you can take to avoid them. If you do end up with stretch marks, then try not let it affect your self-confidence. Those stripes should be worn as a badge of honor for the incredible achievement your body has accomplished.

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