PCOS/Insulin Resistance Support Support for us with any of the following: Insulin Resistance, Syndrome X, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or other endocrine disorders.

Thread Tools
Old 03-27-2007, 11:45 AM   #1  
Junior Member
Thread Starter
slc79's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 7

S/C/G: 198/191/160

Height: 5' 11"

Default I am so thankful I found this site.. New Here!!

Hello ladies. I was looking through the different message boards and happily stumbled upon this one. I have PCOS and am ttlw and ttc right now. I have 2 beautiful children both of them are miracles due to my infertility issues with the PCOS. I am currently 38 lbs overweight and my doc said that if I lose weight it will increase my chances of concieving along with the clomid I am currently taking. Without clomid I am annovulatory now but when I was 40 lbs lighter I ovulated on my own about every 45-60 days. Last month was a bust and I never ovulated with taking clomid so along with an incentive program at my work where they gave me a pedometer I have super willpower to make a change. Also, I was SEVERELY gestationally diabetic when I was pg with my daughter who is now 15 mos and after I started using insulin I packed the weigt on in my pregnancy. I gained 84 lbs . But, every pounds was worth having a healthy baby. I am no longer "diabetic" but the insulin resistance is there. So all that coupled together also gives me a drive to loose some pounds because it will help my chances of not having gestational diabetes so bad the next time around. I am sure I have rambled enough I look forward to meeting everyone!!
slc79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-15-2007, 07:49 PM   #2  
fighting the sugar demon!
irisheyes213's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 313

S/C/G: 281/263.9/190

Height: 5'8.5


WTG on your weight loss so far!

You might want to check out the weightloss and TTC thread. There are several ladies on the same journey as you are!

Good Luck!
irisheyes213 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-16-2007, 10:55 PM   #3  
Senior Member
Vanessa M.'s Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: CA
Posts: 239

S/C/G: 245/ticker/145

Height: 5'6"


Hi and welcome!!
Vanessa M. is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:09 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.