Ovarian Cysts vs Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Although both polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and ovarian cysts have ‘cysts’ in their name, these two conditions are very different. Read on below to learn about the key differences between these conditions and symptoms you may experience.  Ovarian cysts Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled sacs that can develop inside or on your ovaries. Ovarian cysts are …

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Before I was medically trained, eclampsia was a condition that instantly took me back to ‘Call the Midwife’, a BBC series about midwives set in the 1950s and 60s. In the series, this condition seemed prolific amongst pregnant women, often costing them, and their babies, their lives. A mysterious condition that everyone knew, but no …

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