The PCOS Tracker aims to help you track your daily &
monthly PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome) & PMS
(Premenstrual syndrome) symptoms. You can download & share
your data as and when needed.
PCOS symptoms such as hair loss, acne, menstrual pain, extra hair growth and PCOS weight gain may fluctuate every day and every month around your periods. PCOS tracker is your PCOS diary to keep track of these fluctuations including your daily diet, daily exercise and fitness.
The PCOS Tracker tracks your fitness by recording your steps and sleep by integrating with your phone sensors or other wearables. The active tasks integrated in the app allow you to monitor your motor function and cognition.
The PCOS Tracker is for you, if you are a girl/woman diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome or if you just think you may have it (based on the symptoms you notice), or if you are looking for PCOS support.
The more aware you are of your symptoms, the better you
can manage them. PCOS is a little understood &
underdiagnosed medical condition characterized by high
levels of male hormones in women leading to symptoms such
as missed or irregular periods, increased hair growth,
increased acne, male-pattern baldness and multiple cysts
on the ovaries. It is a very common condition with 1 in 10
women living with it, although many are unaware they have
Tracking your symptoms will help you be informed so you can aid your health advisor manage your condition more effectively.
Consistent tracking will help you learn about changes happening in your body. To get a better understanding of your symptoms and how they are changing, tracking daily symptoms by filling in “daily log” for at least 60 days or more, and monthly symptoms and PMS symptoms - for at least 4-6 months is advisable.
You can download your data as and when needed by clicking on the “Request you data” button under “Settings.”
Your privacy is important to us. We will use strict information technology procedures to safeguard your data and prevent improper access. Data is stored in our secure databases with access to only authorized individuals. No data such as survey responses is stored on the user’s phone. Only data that is already being tracked on your phone using phone sensors like GPS, barometer, step tracking (shared by the user for the purpose of tracking) remains on the phone as this data is outside the tracker app itself and the tracker app does not have permission to delete this data from the user’s phone. We follow all industry best practices for HIPAA compliance. Data is sent from the devices to our servers in encrypted form using SSL encryption. All database access is restricted to authorized individuals only. We will not access your personal phone contacts, texts, emails, personal photos, or websites visited. Your authorization to use and share your tracked data will expire when you opt out of the Application or uninstall the Application.
Your deidentified data is stored on our servers on the cloud.
As you track your daily and monthly symptoms with free PCOS Tracker, you are entering personal data which is stored on our servers in a de-identified manner. In the future, we may analyse and report this anonymous data on PCOS Tracker in a de-identified manner with the help of researchers, for increased knowledge and understanding of PCOS and related issues. For the same reason we have added a demographic survey to the app, that will help researchers get deeper insights. If you fill this information, it can be shared with researchers in an aggregate and de-identified form.
Please feel free to reach firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.