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Birth Control and Metformin: What Every Woman with PCOS Needs to Know

Welcome to Episode 8 of Season 3 of the The PCOS Revolution podcast

Birth Control and Metformin: What Every Woman with PCOS Needs to Know

In this episode, we’ll explore:

  • What effect does birth control and Metformin really have on our future fertility?
  • How does Metformin affect weight loss?
  • What are some of the alternatives if you decide to go the natural, non-medicated route?

About The Host:

Farrar Duro is an expert in PCOS whose accomplishments include:

– Currently practicing reproductive acupuncture, Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy™ and herbal medicine at Florida Complete Wellness in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

– Becoming a board-certified acupuncture physician, graduating from the Florida College of Integrative Medicine and performing her post-graduate training at Shandong University of TCM in Shandong, China

– Author of “The Smart Couple’s Guide to Getting Pregnant, An Integrated Approach”

– Becoming a Fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (ABORM) in 2008

– Specializing in the treatment of PCOS, infertility and hormonal imbalances with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine for over 15 years



More Information:

Learn more about how you can improve your results with PCOS with support from our clinic (for distance and local patients) by visiting emailing us at fduro@floridacompletewellness.com or at www.floridacompletewellness.com.


PCOS Links & Mentions From This Episode:

Effect of myo-inositol and melatonin versus myo-inositol, in a randomized controlled trial, for improving in vitro fertilization of patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Nutritional effects of oral contraceptive use: a review.

[Does diet affect our mood? The significance of folic acid and homocysteine].

Vitamin B12 deficiency, infertility and recurrent fetal loss.

Florida Complete Wellness Facebook page


Supplements Mentioned:

Metabolic Xtra

O.N.E. multivitamin

Ovasitol


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Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is intended for general audience only and is not intended to diagnose, treat or replace professional medical advice.

About the author, Farrar

Farrar Duro here, reproductive acupuncturist at Florida Complete Wellness and founder & host of The PCOS Revolution, a cutting-edge podcast where I interview PCOS experts and cysters who share their pearls of wisdom on how to kick PCOS symptoms to the curb once and for all!

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