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Support Related Resources

The links here will connect you with professional and peer led on linesupport groups,chat rooms, inspirational message boards, posting boards and patient related resources… please share these with your networks … Cancer Connection … Continue reading

January 31, 2013

For Women Diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer

You are not alone, Ovarian Cancer Canada is here to help. Ovarian Cancer Canada’s complimentary You Are Not Alone book/DVD set – This comprehensive guide will help you and your … Continue reading

January 31, 2013

Cancer Chat Canada

Professionally-led online support for Canadians affected by cancer

January 31, 2013

Understanding the health impact of caregiving

  A qualitative study of immigrant parents and single parents of children with cancer Purpose: Research looking at the health of parents of children with cancer typically uses outcome measures … Continue reading

January 31, 2013

Encouraging statistics, says 10 year survivor

Encouraging statistics I, a 10-year survivor of Stage 4 ovarian cancer, am encouraged by U.K. statistics from September 2012: “Death rates from ovarian cancer, one of the hardest cancers to … Continue reading

January 30, 2013

Resource Library

You are welcome to borrow any of these books so please contact us. Ovarian Cancer Canada Tracy Kolwich 330-470 Granville St Vancouver, BC V6C 1V5 Tel: 604-676-3431 / 1-800-749-9310 tkolwich@ovariancancer.org … Continue reading

January 30, 2013

The resource on fatigue

The resource on fatigue can be found here: Click to access Manage_cancer_related_fatigue_Final_EnglishJun152012.pdf

January 29, 2013

Research Update

“Results of this small study from Italy found that preoperative serum HE4 may predict cytoreducibility in patients with advanced ovarian cancer.” Can the Preoperative HE4 Level Predict Optimal Cytoreduction in … Continue reading

January 29, 2013

Advanced Ovarian Cancer and Sexuality Study

http://ovariancanada.org/News-Events/PacificYukon/Advanced-Ovarian-Cancer-and-Sexuality-Study January 01, 2013 Have you been diagnosed with ovarian cancer? Advanced Ovarian Cancer and Sexuality Study: Phase II Principal Investigator: Lori Brotto, PhD. Past studies of women who have … Continue reading

January 1, 2013

Complementary and Alternative Therapies


Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada