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The Effects of Obesity and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome on Fertility

Course Level:
intermediate
Originally Aired: 
Mon, 05/30/2011

Course Type: Video
Units: 1 CEU/PDA
Approved by: CA (Category 1), NCCAOM (AOM-BIO), FL (General), IL, TX (Biomedicine), AHPRA, AFPA, BAcC, CAAA, CTCMA, NZASA, NZRA
Run Time: 1 hr
Access Time: 4 months of unlimited access

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There are various conditions that may affect fertility in women such as obesity and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). In this course, Dr. Marc Kalan, an experienced MD who is double board certified in OBGYN and Reproductive Endocrinology, shares the Western approach to PCOS, obesity, and infertility. When specifically focusing on the topic of PCOS, Dr. Kalan discusses the definition, history, treatment, histology, epidemiology, and genetic predisposition. When the topic switches to obesity, Dr. Kalan discusses insulin resistance, why insulin resistance is a problem, historical perspectives of obesity, and the Thrifty Gene Hypothesis.

Upon completion of this course, practitioners will:

  • Receive an in-depth understanding PCOS, obesity, and their relationship with fertility.
  • Be able to effectively address PCOS and obesity symptoms.
  • Understand the history of PCOS and obesity.

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The Effects of Obesity and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome on Fertility
Units : 
1 CEUs/PDAs
CA (Category 1), FL (General), IL, TX (Biomedicine), AHPRA, AFPA, BAcC, CAAA, CTCMA, NZASA, NZRA
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