Tips on how to talk to your doctor about PCOS

It will help to jot down questions or topics to discuss prior to your doctor's appointment. It is easy to forget things when you are at a medical appointment, so this will help to ensure that all important items are covered. Anticipate questions your doctor may ask such as

How your symptoms have been
What measures have helped
What changes have been made in your treatment regimen (that you have initiated on your own or as a recommendation from another provider)

Many women see more than one doctor to address different aspects of their PCOS. This can lead to feeling frustrated with having to share your PCOS situation over and over with different doctors. Visual aids can help.