Stories tagged: ovarian cancer
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Vancouver woman sharing signs of ovarian cancer with others
Teri Giangreco didn’t know the signs of ovarian cancer until she was sitting in her new gynecologic oncologist’s office discussing her stage 3 ovarian cancer diagnosis.
Wed., May 22, 2013
Testing for breast cancer gene can help women take preventive measures
Heather Scholten used to get a deer-in-the-headlights look from just about everyone who heard her story. They couldn’t understand how she could elect to remove both her breasts and her …
Fri., May 21, 2010
Ovarian cancer tests show promise
Researchers may finally be closing in on a way to screen healthy women for ovarian cancer – a disease that rarely shows symptoms until it’s too late to cure. A …