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1 year post-diagnosis: PCOS update

Today marks a special anniversary for me. It is 1 year ago to the day that I was diagnosed with PCOS. That day was one of the hardest of my life. I remember bawling my eyes out on my husband’s lap at what a huge change it was going to be in my life. I felt completely overwhelmed and hopeless. A lot has changed (and some hasn’t!), so I wanted to check in and let you know how things are going! Timeline of the Year: December: Diagnosed ~ My doctor put me on a sugar free diet: no sugars, dairy, fruits, grains of any sort. It Read More

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My diagnosis: PCOS ~ What it is, how it’s treated, and my journey so far

Last week I finally got an answer that I had been seeking for years: I have PCOS. Let me backtrack a little and tell you how I got to that point. After I had Finn in 2012, I was eating healthy and exercising and I lost a lot of baby weight very fast. When he was about 9 months old, I was still eating well and exercising, but all of a sudden I gained 25 pounds in 5 weeks. I went to the doctor, insisting that something was wrong. He tested my thyroid, and said that I seemed to be healthy. He told me to diet Read More