In my Absence | Infertility

Hello all of my wonderful followers. Some of you may have noticed I haven’t been around in a while (then again, maybe you haven’t). I think it’s been due to a feeling of self defeat and discouragement. Or maybe it was finding out that if I downgrade my blog account (like I had been planning) […]

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Do Your Research|All Birth Controls are NOT Created Equal

So PCOS sucks. We all know that by now. One of the most popular ways that Doctors “help” Cysters with our horrible PCOS side effects is by prescribing us Birth Control. Granted, it can seem like it is helping, but all it is really doing is putting a mask on its ugly face. When I […]

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TTC round two | Infertility

I’ve mentioned in several of my previous blogs that I am currently on a break from TTC (trying to conceive). I [so very badly] needed this break to restore both my physical and mental health, and also to relieve some of the stress it was creating in me and Mikes relationship. I am a firm […]

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#FliptheScript on Infertility

via #FliptheScript and Find Support RESOLVE was kind enough to share my story This National Infertility Awareness Week! Check out the link above! They are doing wonderful things bringing awareness to the community. Check out their website for tons of great information! www.infertilityawareness.org #NIAW #FliptheScript Cyster Love, Follow my blog to help spread awareness! <3 […]

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Product Review: “Pain-Free” Wax Bead Kit|PCOS

Hellooooo my fellow Testosterone stricken Cyster’s! In my attempt to look less like Sasquatch and more like the boujee lady I am on the inside, I have decided to give a new product a whirl. I am sure you have seen it plastered all over Instagram, which is why I am a little skeptical.. Also […]

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Acupuncture for PCOS & Infertility

Acupuncture is something I have been doing a lot of research on lately. I think it is important to take as natural and holistic of an approach with our health as we possibly can. (Also, I have mentioned before that when fertility is an issue, we become desperate and try anything that could be potentially […]

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New PCOS Findings|Take Action Now

I guess it’s a good thing that Scientists and Doctors are researching PCOS. However it’s unfortunate that they are discovering new symptoms that could potentially cause more health issues for us Cysters. It has recently been discovered that women with PCOS are more likely to develop Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD). This seems to be […]

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What is Infertility?

I know I have shared the literal definition of Infertility several times. Infertility is described as the inability to conceive children after one year of having unprotected intercourse. There is so much more to being infertile than what is shared in that one simple sentence. There is sadness, heartache, debt, emptiness. That one sentence doesn’t […]

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Products I use to Cope with PCOS Symptoms

I’ve mentioned about a million times since I started The Cyster Story, that PCOS and its quirks are no joke. It pretty much raises hell on every aspect of your being, and certainly not in a good way. My symptoms have always made me pretty self-conscious. Every time I notice my side burns coming in, […]

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PCOS, Weight Loss, and Fad Diets

I find that many people these days are looking for a quick fix. We are all hoping there is a magic diet, pill, or drink that is going to make us lose weight over night. It’s impossible to go onto any style of social media without seeing some form of smoothie or wrap that is […]

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