“We’re just going to check for cysts inside your body, MMMMMMK?”
I wanted to scream: NO IT’S NOT OK! IT’S FREAKIN SCARY!
Next he says, “Well I strongly recommend that you start taking Metformin and Birth Control right away.”
My friends will laugh about this… because they know I’m one of those yoga-loving, green tea swilling, holistic healing type of gals. NO WAY did I want to put these drugs into my body. I said something to the effect of…
“I don’t know how to put this, but lactic acidosis, diarrhea, cramping, nausea, vomiting, vitamin malabsorption… that just doesn’t jive with me. I don’t want to be on this nightmare drug you speak of.”
Fine. Suit yourself. That’s what your doctor will say. If you don’t want expensive and invasive treatments, you’re S.O.L. I’m afraid. Don’t you know this is what the American Medical System is based on, lady?