Ovarian Cancer News Feed

Devon jouster fundraises for ovarian cancer treatment
Devon jouster fundraises for ovarian cancer treatmentOne of the UK's only female jousters is fundraising for ovarian cancer treatment which is not available to her on the NHS. Nicky Schellander, 44, from Barnstaple, Devon, had her ovaries removed when the cancer was found in August 2015. After pioneering ...read more
Source: BBC
Published on Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:26:00 GMT
Study sheds light on how ovarian cancer spreads
Study sheds light on how ovarian cancer spreadsResearchers at UC Riverside and Notre Dame used fluorescently-tagged cells to study the molecular mechanisms of metastasis in ovarian cancer. Credit: University of California - Riverside With 20,000 diagnoses each year, ovarian cancer is the ninth most ...read more
Source: Medical Xpress
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 01:00:00 GMT
TESARO Joins OCRFA as Presenting Sponsor of the 2017 Ovarian Cancer National Conference
TESARO Joins OCRFA as Presenting Sponsor of the 2017 Ovarian Cancer National ConferenceJune 29, 2017 09:00 ET | Source: TESARO, Inc. WALTHAM, Mass., June 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TESARO, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO), an oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company, is proud to support the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA) as the ...read more
Source: GlobeNewswire
Published on Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:05:00 GMT
New drug to ease pain for ovarian cancer patients
New drug to ease pain for ovarian cancer patientsOvarian cancer is one of the diseases that is difficult to detect in the early stages because symptoms are not easy to detect, according to experts. Most of the time, the disease is diagnosed when it has already spread to other tissues, making treatment ...read more
Source: Business Daily Africa
Published on Thu, 29 Jun 2017 05:44:00 GMT
CT technology shows how blood flow can predict effectiveness of ovarian cancer treatment
CT technology shows how blood flow can predict effectiveness of ovarian cancer treatmentTechnology can provide a new window into whether or not patients are responding to treatment for advanced ovarian cancer. A multi-center clinical trial has demonstrated that CT Perfusion, which measures blood flow and blood volume to tumors associated with ...read more
Source: Science Daily
Published on Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:00:00 GMT
Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market–Estimated to reach USD XX billion by 2021
Global Ovarian Cancer Therapeutics Market–Estimated to reach USD XX billion by 2021The symptoms of ovarian cancer can be difficult to recognise, particularly early on. They're often the same as symptoms of less serious conditions, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS). Ovarian cancer occurs when cells in ...read more
Source: PR Inside
Published on Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:28:00 GMT
Surgery for ovarian cancer
Surgery for ovarian cancerThe first line in the treatment and diagnosis of ovarian cancer at Cancer Treatment Centers of America ® (CTCA) is often surgery. Our goal during ovarian cancer surgery is to locate and remove all visible signs of cancer in a process called debulking.read more
Source: cancercenter.com
Published on Thu, 29 Jun 2017 05:27:00 GMT
4 Early Symptoms Of Ovarian Cancer That Every Woman Needs To Know
4 Early Symptoms Of Ovarian Cancer That Every Woman Needs To KnowAt present time, cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. As a matter of fact, it is responsible for 30% of the deaths in Canada alone, more than any other disease or possible cause. According to the Canadian and American Cancer Societies ...read more
Source: healthiestalternative.com
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:56:00 GMT
Ovarian Cancer: Turning Up the Volume and Raising Awareness
Ovarian Cancer: Turning Up the Volume and Raising AwarenessMy goal is to help ovarian cancer raise its voice. Known as the disease that “whispers… so listen,” awareness can literally save lives. Almost everyone has been touched somehow by cancer. We can all think of a handful of common cancer types and what ...read more
Source: themighty.com
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:26:00 GMT
Why Ovarian Cancer Is Called the Silent Killer
Why Ovarian Cancer Is Called the Silent KillerOvarian cancer is often called the “silent” killer because many times there are no symptoms until the disease has progressed to an advanced stage. One-third of American women will get some form of cancer in their lifetime and approximately 1 1/2 ...read more
Source: informationng.com
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:54:00 GMT