Well i got diagnosed with PCOS when i was 17 sadly not in time to catch all the symptoms ive got , but birth control does help and if it has caused major weight gain get your sugar levels tested as you might have to take metformin to balance things out a bit. PCOS im pretty sure is hormonal imbalance which can cause problems , from weight gain, excess hair, irregular, heavy periods and can cause obviously cysts and can make you infertile or hard to fall pregnant
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