• PCOS & Infertility

    A month in my life – Living with PCOS – Days 6 -8

    Disclaimer – I’ve created this post to spread awareness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. Everyone with the disorder has different symptoms and experiences. This is just my version. Each month is also different. It’s also important to note that I have been told my the doctors that I have PCOS as all the test results have shown thus far, however, I still don’t have my official diagnosis as this will be done by a fertility specialist. We’re currently waiting for our appointment to come through but it’s an average waiting time of 18 weeks at the moment. So for now, I have PCOS (they’re like 99% sure of this) but it’s…

  • PCOS & Infertility

    Supplements for PCOS or Infertility

    Disclaimer – This post isn’t about taking all the supplements and it being a miracle cure for any hormone issues you may have. What works for one may not work well for another. It’s about finding what combination works most effectively for your body. Personally, It’s also important to note that you have to be taking any supplements for at least 3 months to notice any difference so it’s a commitment to your health. Many of these supplements are highly sought after and recommended for people with fertility problems. Not all though. It’s important to do the research for yourself on the different vitamins and side effects. I haven’t included…

  • PCOS & Infertility

    One month living with PCOS – The breakdown of my symptoms

    Unlike the posts by day which start on day 1 of my cycle here. This post is a general break down that has been updated as and when of my symptoms at different points in my cycle each month. This is as much to spread awareness as it is for me to understand my body more. Cycle Days 1 – 5 Nausea Dizziness Heavy, painful periods Switch between lack of appetite and excessive hunger Extreme fatigue Cold constantly with an occasional hot flush High Anxiety levels Acne breakout Depression Cold and flu symptoms Headaches Pale white Gurgly Unsettled stomach Brain fog – inability to concentrate Cycle Days 6-8 Acne breakouts…

  • PCOS & Infertility

    A month in my life – Living with PCOS – Days 1 -5

    Disclaimer – I’ve created this post to spread awareness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. Everyone with the disorder has different symptoms and experiences. This is just my version. Each month is also different. It’s also important to note that I have been told my the doctors that I have PCOS as all the test results have shown thus far, however, I still don’t have my official diagnosis as this will be done by a fertility specialist. We’re currently waiting for our appointment to come through but it’s an average waiting time of 18 weeks at the moment. So for now, I have PCOS (they’re like 99% sure of this) but it’s…