Our dietitians are able to provide counselling services for women who have been diagnosed with PolyCystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). We can assist you with healthy eating advice and lifestyle change.
Polycystic ovaries have lots of tiny little follicles on the ovary. Polycystic ovary syndrome is a condition characterised by a collection of symptoms.
Diagnosis of PCOS requires two of three characteristics:
There is no single treatment for PCOS. Long term, sustainable lifestyle changes including a healthy diet and regular exercise are vital. There are 3 key lifestyle changes recommended:Manage your weight:
Move more - increase your physical activity.
Eat a healthy, balanced, low glycaemic index diet.
For an appointment with one of our Accredited Practising Dietitians, phone 08 8334 7200.