PCOS: What should I eat?

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: What should I eat?

Recently, I read an article about how food seems to be replacing religion in our lives, and the themes from the article continue to resonate in my brain.  I tried to find the original article to share with you, but to no avail (if you stumble across a similar one, please post in the comments).  […]

PCOS Support Group in Salt Lake City, Utah

PCOS Support Group in Salt Lake City, Utah via PCOSRa.com

Are you interested in participating in a casual in-person PCOS support group in the Salt Lake City area?  This is the place! I’ve been searching for a polycystic ovarian syndrome group in Utah for…a long time.  I haven’t found one yet, so I decided that it was time to start my own!  I’m looking forward […]

Surviving Metformin

Surviving Metformin: 6 Tips for Coping with Side Effects via PCOSRa.com

What was your first week on Metformin like?  Horrendous?  Terrible?  Filled with waves of nausea?  The sickest you’ve felt in your life? Let’s reminisce for a minute:  About a dozen years ago, on December 24, I went to the doctor for a routine physical.  Are you envious of my holiday plans?  This was in the […]

Makeup for Women with PCOS

Makeup for Women with PCOS

What’s a girl with PCOS supposed to do for makeup?   I don’t know all the answers about makeup for women with PCOS; but, I’ll tell you what I use and you can go from there.  I have oily skin, and sensitive skin, and dry skin, and perioral dermatitis, and SUPER sensitive eyes, and a host of other […]

How to Earn a College Degree Without Debt

How to Earn a College Degree Without Debt by PCOSRa.com

In a few months, I will graduate with my 4th college degree (!).  I’ve never had a student loan of any variety nor did my parents pay for my college tuition.  I graduated from college debt-free.  You can do it too! Several family members and other real-life acquaintances have asked me for advice on how I stayed […]

Ask Ra: Can I remove skin tags at home?

How to Remove Skin Tags at Home, via PCOSRa.com

Dear Ra, I have PCOS  and it brought along skin tags that are all over my neck and armpits.  There’s even a few between my thighs.  Is there anything I can do to get rid of them at home?  I don’t have money to go to a doctor for such a silly thing right now.  They’ve been here for a […]