Ovarian Cancer Canada

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Impact of Oophorectomy on cancer incidence and mortality in women with a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation

Purpose of the study: Estimate reduction in risk of ovarian, fallopian tube or peritoneal  cancer in women with a BRCA 1 or BRCA2 mutation after oophorectomy, by age of oophorectomy; to … Continue reading

February 27, 2014

Couple links Study

The Couplelinks study is a program for individuals with breast cancer who are looking for support as a couple. It’s a couples intervention – offered by internet with a telephone … Continue reading

February 27, 2014

“Bored out of my gourd”: a cancer survivor’s return-to-work experience

February 21, 2014

Prophylactic bilateral oophorectomy at time of hysterectomy for women at low risk: ACOG revises practice guidelines for ovarian cancer screening in low-risk women

February 21, 2014

Vast Study Casts Doubts on Value of Mammograms

By GINA KOLATA

February 21, 2014

Drug Shortages Continue to Vex Doctors

By SABRINA TAVERNISE

February 21, 2014

Dueling diseases…competing cancer causes…my cancer is worse than your cancer

February 21, 2014

Living With Cancer: An Artist’s View

Dr. Tricia Morrison has been an occupational therapist for 20 years and is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Ottawa with Dr. Roanne Thomas. Dr. Morrison’s current research … Continue reading

February 21, 2014

Return to Work Following Cancer

https://cancerkn.com/return-work-following-cancer/ According to 20 cancer survivors who recently participated in a photovoice study exploring work following cancer, there are a variety of motivations underscoring a desire to resume work following … Continue reading

February 21, 2014

Complementary and Alternative Therapies

CAMEO

Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada