Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Did you know?

Most ovarian cancers occur in women 50 years of age or older, with the highest risk in women older than 60.
(www.idph.state.il.us)

One woman out of every 71 will develop ovarian cancer at some point in her lifetime.
(www.cancer.org)

A family history of breast or colon cancer also is associated with an increased risk of developing ovarian cancer.
(www.idph.state.il)

The ovarian cancer symptoms and signs can be vague but may include abdominal swelling, pelvic pressure, stomach pain, frequent urination or urinary urgency, and feeling full quickly.
(www.cancer.org)

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Resources

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered
16057 Tampa Palms Blvd. W, PMB #373
Tampa, FL 33647
1(866)288-RISK (7475) toll free
www.facingourrisk.org

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition
2501 Oak Lawn Avenue, Suite 435
Dallas, TX 75219
1(888)OVARIAN (682-7426) toll free
www.ovarian.org

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance
901 E Street NW, Suite 405
Washington, DC 20004
1(866)399-6262 toll free or 1(202)331-1332
www.ovariancancer.org

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund
14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 1400
New York, NY 10122
1(800)873-9569 toll free or 1(212)268-1002
www.ocrf.org

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Self-Help for Women with Breast or Ovarian Cancer
1501 Broadway Suite 704A
New York, NY 10036
1(212)719-0364
www.sharecancersupport.org