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David H Moskowitz, M.D., FACOG

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Debunking 5 Common Myths About PCOS

No matter how common the medical condition is, fictitious health “facts” can plague the internet. One example of a regularly misunderstood condition is polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a hormonal imbalance that affects 1 in 10 women of childbearing age. According to David H. Moskowitz, M.D., FACOG, a board certified OB/GYN at Hackensack Meridian Health Medical Group, although it is one of the most common endocrine disorders found in women, less than 50% of those affected are actually diagnosed. Of those diagnosed, a large majority do not seem to fully understand the condition.