Now a days, PCOD has become a serious problem faced by every women.
We all know females who are at the age of menstruation period usually suffers a lot of problems.
Menstruation is not something which should be avoided, you should always visit to gynecologist every time when you are facing any problem.
Most of the women used to face many problem during this time. Among those PCOD is the most common disease that women used to face.
Today we will discuss in detail What this PCOD means? How can it be cured? What things we should follow if we are having this PCOD?
So without doing further more delay let’s start.
At first let us know what is PCOD?
PCOD or Polycystic Ovarian Disease (PCOD), also known as Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS).
Usually it is a very common conditions affecting mostly 5% to 10% of the women.
Most of the women use to suffer this at the age of 12–45 years.
When a woman is suffering from this disease their hormones are out of balance.
The principal feature include no ovulation, irregular periods, acne, and hirsutism.
If this disease is not treated at the proper time then it can lead to severe diseases like insulin-resistant diabetes, obesity, and high cholesterol leading to heart disease.
5 common question which were asked to gynecologist about PCOD. Which we are going to discuss in details.
1. What causes this disease?
PCOD is the most common disease that affects 1 out of 5 women at the time of their childbearing age.
Mainly Cysts that develop in ovaries cause hormonal fluctuations resulting in the overproduction of male hormones in the body.
Due to the presence of excess male hormones the menstrual cycle starts to get delay which affect women to get pregnant.
Also the patients used to experience symptoms such as weight gain, facial hair, acne, heavy bleeding, skin darkening, and headache.
2. Is there any cure for this?
As per as the gynecologist there is no such magical cure to get rid of this disease.
But there is some treatment which can make you feel better.
Your doctor may suggest some medications that can help alleviate acne, hair growth, and irregular periods.
But to be honest medication alone cannot cure this disease you need to follow a healthy and effective dietary to get rid of this disease.
3. Can i go for a surgery to remove the cysts?
To be honest at first doctor will recommend it to use some medication.
If all the medication are failing then all that moment doctor will recommend you to go for a surgery.
Generally a procedure called drilling is performed to remove the cysts and help restore normal ovulation.
This surgery is going to improve the chances of getting pregnant.
4. What kind of diet should i take?
When you are suffering from PCOD your body does not utilizes the glucose effectively and ends up converting all glucose into fat.
So a high carb diet can worsen your symptoms and trigger a cascade of symptoms.
If you are suffering from this disease then you should switch to a low carb diet.
In this case you can intake foods like low glycaemic index food, low in natural sugars, whole grains, vegetables, and fruits.
And anti-inflammatory foods like turmeric, cinnamon, garlic, etc.
5. Is PCOD a life long problem?
As previously it is mentioned that there is no such medical cure than can help to get rid of this disease.
Even after the menopause many women continue to have high levels of male hormones.
Medication along with proper diet and lifestyle modification can alleviate the symptoms and improve the quality of life.
Here we have shared few more things related to PCOD which can help you and also your close one who are suffering from this disease.
Share with them and help them to get rid of this disease.