Posts tagged “Ovarian Cancer”

Ovarian Cancer - Risks and Symptoms

by Jane Ashley

When we think of ovarian cancer, many of us immediately think of Gilda Radner, the Saturday Night Live actress and comedian, who died of ovarian cancer in 1989. While the treatment for ovarian cancer has greatly improved in the last 30 years, ovarian cancer’s onset is characterized by vague symptoms. Sadly, even in 2020, only 15% of ovarian cancer is diagnosed in the early stages.

Gilda Radner

An estimated 21,750 women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer this year. In the last 10 years, new cases have...

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Ovarian Cancer: "Just a bump in the road"

by Diann Tongco

Our WhatNexter of the week, Kalindria, tells her touching story of her diagnosis of ovarian cancer, positive attitude through cancer treatment, and how she has learned to be an advocate for her own health.

Nick N Me

I’ve always been a writer. From the time I could hold a pencil, I was writing stories and poems and sharing them with friends and family. As I got older, the writing took a larger role in my life. I majored in English and published my first poem while in college. Three years ago, I landed...

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