New study on PCOS in Baton Rouge
POSTED: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 1:20pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 5:48pm
BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) — Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge is launching a new study to find an effective treatment for a common reproductive problem in women, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, or PCOS
It's the first study to look at how weight plays a role in treatment. Researchers say that could be the key to finding effective drugs to fight the disease.
On NBC33 News at 5pm, hear one mother's story about why she's signing up for the study and how PCOS has affected her life.
If you're interested in participating, call Woman's Hospital at 225-231-5275.