Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is incredibly common and affects 1 in 5 women. It is the most common female hormone condition and manifests differently in each women and can be incredibly devastating to a woman’s self esteem and quality of life.
... affects millions of women in the UK and worldwide
... runs in families
... is one of the leading causes of fertility problems in women
If not properly managed, PCOS can lead to additional health problems in later life such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes and endometrial cancer. You can learn more about PCOS on our website.
Verity is the UK charity for women whose lives are affected by PCOS.