Ovarian Cancer Links

Ovarian Cancer: Facts, Statistics, and You

This article from Healthline is a good summary of ovarian cancer facts, including easy-to-understand infographics.

WISP Study: Women Choosing Surgical Prevention

The goal of the WISP Study is to determine whether interval salpingectomy, followed by delayed oophorectomy (ISDO) can improve sexual functioning and menopausal symptoms compared to standard risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy (RRSO). Click the link to find out how to enroll or get more information.

Patient Power

Patient Power is a patient education organization dedicated to connecting you to the knowledge of a community of cancer experts to empower you--or a loved one--to live well with cancer. From cutting-edge research and treatment news to coping with cancer in your everyday life, our community-based health centers cover the topics most important to you. Through our video interviews, in-person events and online features, we provide you with the tools and resources you need to better manage your cancer and live with hope. Patient Power is on the forefront of developing research and we bring you treatment news as it happens through interviews with the top researchers at medical conferences. Also, you'll learn from patients like you as they share their stories, insights and inspirational tips for coping with cancer.

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance

An alliance of individuals and organizations working to make ovarian cancer research and treatment a priority in national health policy agendas. Site includes helpful information about diagnostic, treatment, and post-treatment issues, as well as an online support community.

Ovarian Problem Discussion List

An online community providing timely and accurate information in a supportive environment.

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund

Foundation working to fund research to find a method of early detection and ultimately a cure for ovarian cancer.

Society of Gynecologic Oncologists

Organization working to promote and ensure the highest quality of comprehensive clinical care through excellence in education and research in gynecologic cancers.

Color of Teal

Color of Teal is dedicated to raising awareness of ovarian, uterine, and cervical cancers by hosting informative workshops, participating in health fairs and attending community-based events. They also offer a copay assistance program. Color of Teal was built to go into various communities and provide women with a clearer understanding of the warning symptoms they may face, how to open a dialogue with their physicians, and the necessary steps for proper cancer care and available treatment.

CONVERSATIONS! Monthly newsletter by survivors

A monthly newsletter written by ovarian cancer survivors, reports on treatment options, clinical trials, coping skills, and early detection strategies. Offers humor and upbeat tone. Networking service to match women in similar circumstances. The newsletter is part of nonprofit Conversations: The International Ovarian Cancer Connection.

Gilda Radner Familial Ovarian Cancer Registry

An international registry of families with two or more relatives with ovarian cancer.

Gynecologic Oncology Group

Cancer research group promoting quality and integrity of scientific research in the field of gynecologic malignancies.

Lynne Cohen Foundation

Organization that supports groundbreaking research to improve the survival rates for women with ovarian cancer.

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition

National organization with over 80 state chapters working to raise awareness about ovarian cancer.

Support Connection

Located in Yorktown Heights, New York, their mission is to provide emotional, social, and educational support services to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The support provided enables women to help each other and empowers them to become their own health care advocates.

Women's Cancer Network of the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation

Provides information about the risks, prevention, early detection and treatment of gynecologic cancer, and funds promising research.


Asociación de Afectados por Cancer de Ovario

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