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PCOS Challenge 2017 Highlights

“Studies show that menopausal women with PCOS have higher triglyceride levels and more plaque in their arteries compared to menopausal women without PCOS.�

another historic year for PCOS awareness, education and advocacy Answering the call of the U.S. Congress to increase awareness of, and education about, polycystic ovary syndrome among the general public, women, girls and healthcare professionals, PCOS Challenge: The National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association, Omega Phi Alpha National Service Sorority, healthcare leaders and patient advocates gathered in Atlanta on September 16-17th for PCOS Awareness Weekend, the largest event dedicated to patient and healthcare-provider education as well as raising awareness and funds to help fight polycys-

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tic ovary syndrome. The weekend's events included the fifth annual PCOS Awareness Symposium in Atlanta and the ninth annual Bolt for PCOS 5K Run/Walk presented by PCOS Challenge and hosted by Omega Phi Alpha National Service Sorority. The PCOS Challenge events were attended by hundreds of people throughout the U.S. and various parts of the world. The events were also mentioned by hundreds of media outlets including ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX affiliates across the country.

PCOS CHALLENGE JAN - MAR 2018 VOLUME 3 ISSUE 1

Over the last five years, PCOS Challenge's PCOS Awareness Symposia have raised the profile of PCOS and directly impacted the lives of thousands of women and girls who have been struggling with PCOS for years and have been unable to get the help and support they need. The PCOS Awareness Symposia have also been an invaluable resource for healthcare providers to improve their ability to recognize, diagnose, treat and improve outcomes for their patients with PCOS.

Profile for PCOS Challenge

PCOS Challenge Magazine Jan-Mar 2018  

In this issue: Historic Year for PCOS Advocacy: U.S. Senate Passes PCOS Resolution; The Things No One Tells You About Infertility; The Three...

PCOS Challenge Magazine Jan-Mar 2018  

In this issue: Historic Year for PCOS Advocacy: U.S. Senate Passes PCOS Resolution; The Things No One Tells You About Infertility; The Three...