One myth about the PCOS syndrome is that it will not affect women as long as she does not want to bear a child. This is so not true. There are side effects brought about by the PCOS syndrome no matter if the woman wants to get pregnant or not. PCOS causes decrease production of progesterone in the body. Continue reading
On the list of diseases generally associated with old age is osteoporosis. It is a weakening of the bones leading to increased probability of bone fracture. Bone mineral density is reduced, leading to brittle, fragile bones.
It is typically thought to be a disease found only among women, though men can also have osteoporosis. Continue reading