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Initial treatment for reproductive disorders in overweight and obese women…is weight loss!

Posted by on October 24, 2012 in Fertility Facts | 0 comments

Initial treatment for reproductive disorders in overweight and obese women with PCOS is weight loss. This helps menstrual disturbances, shortens the time to conception and reduces adverse obstetric risks.  The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada. RECOMMENDATIONS  Weight loss, exercise, and lifestyle modifications have been proven effective in restoring ovulatory cycles and achieving pregnancy in overweight women with PCOS and should be the first-line option for these women. (II-3A) Morbidly obese women should seek...

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