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We are dedicated to improving the health of women through education on the warning signs of ovarian cancer, support of those diagnosed with the disease and promotion of ovarian cancer research.

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Ovarian cancer is difficult to detect, especially in the early stages. Do you know the signs?

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RSS Recent News from Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance

  • Study Focused on Neuropathy in Female Cancer Survivors 06/23/2017
    (June 23, 2017) A clinical trial published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology focused on a largely understudied area of cancer survivorship: chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) in women. Forty seven percent of the 512 women in the trial reported CIPN an average of 6 years after their treatment ended. Symptoms of CIPN reported during the… […]
    Emily Hickey
  • Dept. of Health and Human Services Seeks to Limit Access to Oral Contraception Benefits 06/06/2017
    According to recent reports, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will soon seek to limit access to oral contraception benefits. “The proposed rule allowing employers to deny insurance coverage for birth control limits the application of oral contraceptives in preventive medicine, in particular, for ovarian cancer. Oral contraceptives have been shown to reduce… […]
    Lindsey Weeks

South Carolina Ovarian Cancer Foundation