Our expert says:
You may well suffer from a hormonal imbalance, possibly polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) plus insulin resistance (IR). If you don't have the money to see a medical dr and to pay for the tests, then I would suggest that you contact your nearest teaching hospital (they are found in most of the bigger centres like Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town, Bloemfontein, etc) where you may be able to have the tests done by their gynaecology clinics. If you should suffer from PCOS and/or IR then you need to scrape together the money to see a clinical dietitian because the dietary treatment is essential.
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