Addressing Signs of PCOS Lee Health t’s called polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS for short. “Any kid who is menstruating who comes to us with irregular periods, that’s the first starting point and then with symptoms of acne and excess body hair, and then we do some labs to diagnose and confirm,” explained Dr. Sujana Reddy, a pediatric endocrinologist with Lee Health.
New Treatments for Ovarian Cancer Lee Memorial Health System It’s one of the most common cancer killers for women. Doctors say while there’s no way to screen for ovarian cancer there are ways to treat it early.
Taking Care of the Female Heart Lee Memorial Health System "Women can have the classical and the very typical symptoms as well, but they often don't, and so that becomes even more challenging for us," says Dr. Steven Lee, a cardiologist with Lee Memorial Health System.
Breast Cancer in Younger Women Lee Memorial Health System Cancer in young women is typically caught at later stages because no one is looking. Mammograms aren't recommended under age 40, so it often comes down to women being diligent about changes in their body.