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Pcod and obesity

I am suffering from pcod from the past 3 years and have gained alot of weight since then..even after regular exercise and diet i am unable to lose my belly fat. I have acne problems too..my periods are regular but its heavy every alternative month follwed by a light flow.
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi...., Consider dietary changes. Low-fat, high-carbohydrate diets may increase insulin levels, so you may want to consider a low-carbohydrate diet . Don't severely restrict carbohydrates; instead, choose complex carbohydrates, which are high in fiber. The more fiber in a food, the more slowly it's digested and the more slowly your blood sugar levels rise. High-fiber carbohydrates include whole-grain breads and cereals, whole-wheat pasta, bulgur wheat, barley, brown rice, and beans. Limit less healthy, simple carbohydrates such as soda, excess fruit juice, cake, candy, ice cream, pies, cookies and doughnuts...
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