Ovarian Cancer Canada

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Canadian Virtual Hospice

As we move into the holiday season, Canadian Virtual Hospice provides support for patients and family.

November 20, 2014

AstraZeneca: Participants needed for ovarian cancer patient study

Please contact tkolwich@ovariancanada.org to register or for more information.

September 12, 2014

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer – Getting Quality Care & Managing Fatigue

Getting Quality Care as a Cancer Patient: What you can expect, what you can do The Canada Health Act aims to “protect, promote and restore the physical and mental well-being … Continue reading

May 16, 2014

Cancer and Returning to Work: A Practical Guide for Cancer Patients

Second Edition, Created by Maureen Parkinson, M.Ed, CCRC, Vocational Rehabilitation Counsellor, Psychosocial Oncology Program, BC Cancer Agency

April 17, 2014

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

Online support group – English session

CancerChat Canada in partnership with Ovarian Cancer Canada will facilitate a free professionally-led online support group in English for women across the country who are living with ovarian cancer.

February 13, 2014

Dealing With Your Overwhelming Negative Thoughts (before it’s too late)

this webinar is for you if you are feeling overwhelmed with negative thoughts which lead to feelings of anger ( possibly even rage) or dislike and hatred in your role … Continue reading

February 13, 2014

It’s Up To You: Advocacy Skills for Family Caregivers

In your role as a family caregiver, you will often find yourself in circumstances where you will need to advocate not only for the person you are caring for, but … Continue reading

February 13, 2014

When Your Distress Brings Me Down (and what I can do about it)

As a family caregiver, You may find your emotional well-being strongly impacted by the well-being of  the person you are caring for.

February 13, 2014

Complementary and Alternative Therapies

CAMEO

Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada