Special Report: Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is a critical women’s health issue; According to the American Cancer Society, there were approximately 21,980 new cases of ovarian cancer in 2014, and about 14,270 deaths from the disease. Our Ovarian Cancer Special report highlights advances in treatment, patient stories, advocacy profiles, and expert insight, creating a one-stop resource for education and inspiration.

Ovarian Cancer Advocate Profile: Carla Jimenez

Newly Diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer? Start Here; Krishnansu Tewari MD, University of California

What You Need to Know about Ovarian Cancer Risk, Detection, and Prevention: Stacey Akers MD, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Committed to Community A Survivors Personal & Public Journey

Ovarian Cancer and Genetic Risk; Megan Myers, University of California Genetic Counseling

Personal Perspective: A Cancer Survivor Shares Her Story of Genetic Testing

Sharing the News- Tips For Communicating Genetic Information to Family Members

Q&A: The Next Step: Thriving through Survivorship: Ritu Salani MD, The Ohio State James Cancer Center

CancerConnect Ovarian Cancer Community & Discussions

You are not alone—The CancerConnect Ovarian Cancer Community is the leading Social Media Application for Ovarian Cancer patients and caregivers seeking information, inspiration, and support in the wake of a cancer diagnosis. With over 50,000 members the network offers patients and caregivers a thriving community to support the many ongoing needs from diagnosis to survivorship. Login or register here.