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Megan M. Domino

Megan M. Domino

PCOS Awareness Association, USA

Title: PCOS awareness association: It’s a cysterhood

Biography

Megan M. Domino began working in offi ce management by accepting a position at the corporate offi ce one of the world’s leading hotel chains. From there she continued on her career path and advanced to a position with Boeing. She is a new bride having married the love of her life in December 2011. Helping others has been the underlying theme of her life ever since she was young. In business she mentors her co-workers. At home she strives to make a good life for her and her new husband. Megan works hard to put her personal signature on every project she takes on. Overcoming adversity is no stranger to Megan. In 2001 she was diagnosed with PCOS (Polycystic ovary syndrome) and suffers from all the associated symptoms. Megan also has Hemoglobin C blood disease. She set out on a quest for answers and found that thousands of women were also searching. She formed PCOS Awareness Association to connect women with each other, provide resources and create public awareness. Today Megan lives life to the fullest despite the medical issues. She inspires others to do the same. Her motto is LIVE - LOVE - LAUGH.

Abstract

Research shows that 1 in 10 women worldwide suff er from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and over half of them do not know they have it. Th e symptoms of PCOS vary women to women and can elude physician's diagnoses. Th e mission of PCOS Awareness Association (PCOSAA) is to provide information, support and resources to sufferers of PCOS and their families, friends and supports systems. PCOSAA's goals are to get more women tested, to connect them with specialists and others that can help them with their symptoms of PCOS, to inform the public about the severity of PCOS, to help fund research of PCOS and most of all to join PCOS suff erers with one another.

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