New RCT: Vitamin D and calcium adjunctive therapy improves fertility in PCOS

Posted on: December 30, 2014   by  Jeff Nicklas

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Researchers recently found that supplemental vitamin D and calcium in combination with metformin improves markers of fertility in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is characterized by a failure to ovulate. The term “polycystic ovary” comes from the follicles not bursting at the end of the ovulation cycle, leading to a buildup of follicles known as cysts in the ovaries. 

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