Ovarian Cancer Canada

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Stay Up-to-Date with Ovarian Cancer Canada

Dear Readers: Thank you so much for following and staying connected with the Ovarian Cancer Canada community through the Western Regional Blog. In order to bring more and more women … Continue reading

January 7, 2020

1st Annual MAC Saturday Afternoon Tea Dance Series

We proudly present our 1st Annual MAC Saturday Afternoon Tea Dance Series Saturday,  September  14   – Georgia  Strait  Big  Band  Dance  Band Saturday,  October  12    MGM  Dance  Orchestra Saturday, … Continue reading

August 30, 2019

Budget 2019: Ovarian Cancer Canada Welcomes Long-Sought Investments in Research Funding

CANADA – March 19, 2019 – Advocates who have been pressing for federal investments to address ovarian cancer are celebrating the Federal Budget announcement of $10 million for ovarian cancer … Continue reading

March 20, 2019

She’s Got Some ladyballs

Lauren Richards is using insights from her personal experience to help direct Ovarian  Cancer  Canada’s first major national campaign. By  Sonya Fatah

January 8, 2016

Cancer Chat Canada- Fall 2015 Newsletter

Check out the new Cancer Chat Canada newsletter : CCC Fall 2015 Newsletter_final If you would like to receive future newsletters, program updates, and information about upcoming support groups including webinars, … Continue reading

October 14, 2015

Walk of Hope Vancouver Talent

  For those of you who attended the Walk in Vancouver on Sunday, September 13th thank you! We are so excited about the success of this important fundraiser in Support of … Continue reading

September 16, 2015

Beta-blocker use linked to improved ovarian cancer survival. More trials needed to understand results.

Women with epithelial ovarian cancer who happened to be taking nonselective beta-blockers for hypertension survived longer than those who were not taking the drugs, according to a large multicenter retrospective … Continue reading

August 30, 2015

Do All BRCA Mutations Come with the Same Cancer Risk?

Women born with mutations in the genes BRCA1 or BRCA2 have an increased risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer. But not all mutations within these genes raise the risk … Continue reading

August 4, 2015

Targeted Treatments Improving Ovarian Cancer Outcomes

Frontline Medical News interviewed medical oncologist Dr. Peter Harper (London) about our current knowledge of targeted treatments for patients with ovarian cancer.

March 16, 2015

Complementary and Alternative Therapies


Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada