Polycystic ovary disease is something a lot of women deal with nowadays. This means that their ovaries have numerous cysts that are created because of the buildup of small eggs due to the elevated hormonal levels.
These cysts can occur at any age during the reproductive years of women.
These cysts are not harmful and that is the main reason why women usually ignore them, but if they are not treated on time, they can grow larger and in order to stop their growth, they should be treated. The treatment should normalize the hormonal levels.
That is why it is important to know the signs of ovarian cysts, in order to prevent them from causing serious consequences.
The most common signs of ovarian cysts are: frequent need to urinate or difficulty urinating, abnormal bleeding or painful menstruation, pain during sexual intercourse, vomiting or nausea, weight gain, loss of appetite or quickly feeling full, dull ache in the lower back, pain or bloating in the abdomen. In case you experience post-menopausal bleeding you should visit your GP.
There are two very effective natural ways to treat ovarian cysts:
1. Chasteberry – This very powerful herb is used to treat almost any kind of gynecological problem. It controls the menstrual flow, relieves the abdomen pain and cramps and forces the ovarian cysts to shrink. It contains diterpenes which decrease the estrogen hormone production and improves the hormonal balance.
2. Licorice – It is very effective in balancing the hormonal levels due to it strong healing properties and improves the adrenal function. Furthermore, it is very useful and one of the safest natural remedies for treating ovarian cysts.
Tip: Boil some licorice for 5 minutes in a bowl and leave it to cool for 5-6 minutes. After that, strain it and consume it twice daily.