Christie and Rachel discuss their struggles with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and what they doing to address their PCOS symptoms.
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Christie has struggled with weight most of her adult life. After storming in her doctor's office and demanding an explanation for the unexplained weight gain and inability to lose weight, she was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome.
Christine sees a nutritionist once a week and exercises regularly. She has lost over 100 pounds and believes that you can too! Christie says, "My journey is not over, but it is off to a good start!"
Rachel is a 26 year old doctorate student working toward her degree in clinical psychology at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
Rachel was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome in March of 2009. She is married and lives with her husband in Michigan City, IN. In light of her recent struggles with PCOS, Rachel is now moved to become an advocate for women with PCOS.
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