"Ensuring those with PCOS are no longer invisible" (c)
PCOS Vitality was founded as a non-profit association in 2017. It aims to raise awareness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome & support those with the condition. We do this through social media (Facebook Support Group, Twitter, Instagram & TikTok) & in collaboration with other women’s health organisations, clinical researchers & healthcare professionals. You can join our support group by using this link https://www.facebook.com/groups/2080389955597784
or why not follow us @pcosvitality on Twitter/Instagram/Tiktok ?
We aim to raise awareness of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) which is a lifelong metabolic disorder which affects an estimated 1 in 5 women/people
We aim to share information on PCOS
We aim to campaign for improvements in PCOS management and treatments
We aim to share experiences & provide peer support to those with PCOS
We hope that our work helps address health inequalities.
DISCLAIMER: This website is not intended to replace professional consultation, diagnosis or treatment by a medical professional/GP/Gynaecologist of Endocrinologist. If you require medical advice, contact your doctor immediately. Information presented on this website is exclusively of a general reference nature. Do not disregard medical advice or delay treatment as a result of accessing information on this site.
Maureen Busby is the CEO and founder of PCOS Vitality. Maureen is a MSc Health Psychology graduate & published author. She is a graduate member of the British Psychological Society & an Associate Member of the Faculty of Clinical Health Obesity Network. Maureen is passionate about Mental Health and is an Expert Reviewer for Rethink Mental Health. She is also a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists Women's Voices Panel, the Women's Gynae Health Alliance, the Patient and Client Council in Northern Ireland, the NI Association for the Study of Obesity Network & is on the lived experience panel of the Obesity Health Alliance. Maureen has carried out research in PCOS & Menopause & presented her findings at the British Psychological Society NI Branch Annual Conference in Belfast in April, 2019. Maureen also holds the Certificate in Menopause Symptoms Remedies & the Diploma for Nutrition Practitioners.
"I decided to set up PCOS Vitality due to the lack of awareness of the condition among both the medical profession and the public and hope to be a positive force for change and in turn improve the lives of those with PCOS".
Maureen Busby, Dip Nutrition Practitioner, BSc Hons, MSc, MBPs.
Charity No. TBC - "listed to be called forward".
PCOS Vitality are a gender diverse group. We welcome everyone with PCOS incl. transgender & non-binary communities.
(c) Loveyourpcosbody, 2019 (c) PCOS Cafe, 2020 (c) PCOS Pearl of Wisdom 2020
(c) PCOS Body Wisdom, 2015 (c) PCOS Chat Belfast (c) PCOSTASTIC (c) Menopause Vitality(c) Fertility Vitality (c) 2020 PCOS Fertility (c) 2020. Obesity Vitality (c) 2020.