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
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
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
Lauren Richards is using insights from her personal experience to help direct Ovarian Cancer Canada’s first major national campaign. By Sonya Fatah
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
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
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
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
Frontline Medical News interviewed medical oncologist Dr. Peter Harper (London) about our current knowledge of targeted treatments for patients with ovarian cancer.