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Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
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Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

What is Ovarian Cancer? What is ovarian cancer? Simply, is a cancer of the ovaries. The ovaries are made up of 3 main kinds of cells. Each type of cell can develop into a different type of tumor. Every woman is born with two ovaries that are on each side of her uterus. Even though...

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
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September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Ovarian cancer affects almost 22,000 U.S. women each year, and over 14,000 die from this tumor type annually according to the National Cancer Institute. It’s the fifth-leading malignant cause of death among U.S. women, and the overall five-year survival rate remains low – just under 45 percent. What raises a woman’s chance of getting ovarian...

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