Support Groups

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Support Group

 

This group is open to anyone with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). It will cover all aspects of PCOS and provide a casual environment for women to come together to learn more about the syndrome while sharing ideas and thoughts.

Topics:

 

  • January - PCOS General Information Meeting
    This meeting will focus on all aspects of PCOS. Come and share your personal experiences or, if you have been recently diagnosed, come for more information about the syndrome.
  • February - Husbands and Significant Others
    This meeting will be for all the husbands and significant others to come and discuss how being with someone with PCOS affects them.
  • March - Natural Remedies
    This meeting will focus on natural treatments such as herbal remedies, relaxation techniques, aromatherapy, and homeopathy.
  • April - Long-Term Effects
    This meeting will focus on the long-term effects of PCOS, such as cardiovascular disease and endometrial cancer.
  • May - Infertility
    This meeting is for women who have been trying to conceive, are currently pregnant or have been pregnant.
  • June - Loss
    This meeting is for anyone who has experienced the loss of a child through miscarriage.
  • July - Hirsutism/Male Pattern Baldness
    This meeting will focus on excess hair as well as hair loss, including causes and treatments.
  • August - Diet/Nutrition/Exercise
    Healthy food and weight loss will be discussed.
  • September - Stress/Anxiety
    Focus will be on the psychological effects of living with PCOS.
  • October - "Scrambled: One Woman's Journey through PCOS"
    We will be viewing the movie and have a discussion afterwards.