June is World Infertility Awareness Month, so we are taking a deeper dive into the facts about infertility.
Did you know?
-One in 8 couples (that’s 7.3 million American women!) will experience difficulty conceiving.
-PCOS is the most common cause of infertility with 70% of PCOS cases still undiagnosed.
What is PCOS?
PCOS is the most common endocrine disorder in females. Although experts cannot conclusively state an exact cause, elevated levels of androgens and insulin may be related to the condition. This chronic “invisible illness” can affect females of all ages ranging from adolescent to post-menopausal.