Success Story: How I Have Managed PolyCystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
In honor of PCOS Awareness Month and National Fertility Awareness Week (UK), Kemi Olowe who recently gave birth to a baby boy after a miscarriage (natural conception) and three rounds of IVF ; shares the story of how she got diagnosed with the syndrome at age 19 , and how she has been living with and managing the condition known as the Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.
We hope you find some encouragement and support from watching this vlog.
In part 1 of the vlog, Kemi talks about the PCOS symptoms she is experiencing, how she got diagnosed, the impact of PCOS on a woman’s quality of life and how she went on to adopt a healthy lifestyle.
In part 2 of the vlog, Kemi talks about the need to raise awareness on the effect of PCOS in the workplace and the provision of appropriate and non-judgmental support to employees; the importance of early diagnosis and intervention. She ended the vlog by giving a word of encouragement to PCOS warriors.