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Personal Stories from Ovarian Cancer Patients

This link will take you to the ovarian cancer web site at Johns Hopkins Pathology. Share your story or read about other patients’ accounts of their experiences with ovarian cancer.

Personal Stories from Ovarian Cancer Patients

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Understanding Ovarian Cancer -- Prevention

Depending on your stage of life and risk for ovarian cancer, you should discuss with your doctor the pros and cons of using birth control pills. Low-dose birth control pills are considered protective. If you have completed your family, consider a tubal ligation, which has been reported to lower risk of ovarian cancer. Some studies suggest that women who take hormone replacement therapy after menopause may have an increased risk of ovarian cancer. If you are at high risk for ovarian cancer, ask your...

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Ovarian Cancer Stories

This link will take you to the American Cancer Society’s web site, where you’ll find personal stories from four women with ovarian cancer.

Ovarian Cancer Stories

 

Ovarian Cancer Survivors’ Stories

This link will take you to the Lance Armstrong Foundation's web site. Click on "Hear from others" and then select "Ovarian" under "Search for Stories" for personal stories from ovarian cancer survivors.

Ovarian Cancer Survivors’ Stories

 

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