Hormonal imbalances occur when there is too much or too little of a particular hormone in the bloodstream. Because of their essential role in the body, even a small hormonal imbalance can cause side effects. read the following checklist to take note and ensure healthy hormone health. Dr Anjana Singh, director, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Fortis Hospital, noida shares more information.Weight Gain & Facial Hair: This is the commonest forms of hormonal imbalance which results in, abnormal weight Gain and increased facial hair. This also increases hair in areas like upper lips, chin and chest.
Irregular periods: Sometimes resulting in cycle of 60 -90 days with very low flow. An ovulation leading to infertility.There is impairment of ovulation due to which one may find difficulty in conceiving
Acne: Increased levels of androgens in PCOD females lead to acne and abnormal weight gain.Fatigue: It is a common symptom that may occur due to hormonal imbalance.If progesterone levels are low, they can cause lack of sleep and if very high, can cause increased tiredness.