| Aug 28, 2011
| 6:22 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Doctors are too quick to recommend expensive genetic counseling or testing for ovarian cancer, but at the same time often fail to refer women at high risk for the disease, government researchers said.
Ovarian cancer isn't very common...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 10:37 AM
Joann Brock, 81, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully in Newport Beach on October 13, 2011 with her daughters at her side.
A native to Los Angeles, Joann was born in 1930 to Thomas and Anna Learnihan. She was the tenth of eleven...
| Sep 1, 2011
Looking to help out a great cause this weekend? FOX40 has you covered.
The Jags Solanki Memorial Fund for Ovarian Cancer will host a Golf & Gala event on Sept. 4. The event will kick off with a golf tournament at Empire Ranch Golf Course in Folsom.
| Sep 13, 2011
You wait hours to see a doctor and when you finally get into the office, your mind goes blank. So what questions should every woman be asking their gynocologist? Dr. Maurie Markman will give us a break down.
Dr. Markman is currently the Vice President of...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
It’s Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and we’re informing women how to fight this deadly disease. Find out more about symptoms, diagnosis and surviving through R.O.A.R. (Responsible Ovarian Awareness Required)...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 10:46 PM
NEW YORK (CNN) -- Evelyn Lauder, a member of the Estee Lauder cosmetic company who helped create the pink ribbon symbol for breast cancer awareness, died Saturday in New York City.
She was 75.
Lauder died from complications of ovarian cancer at her home...
| Nov 14, 2011
Evelyn Lauder, 75, the daughter-in-law of cosmetics magnate Estee Lauder who helped create the pink ribbon symbol for breast cancer awareness, died Saturday at her Manhattan home of complications from nongenetic ovarian cancer, said Estee Lauder Cos....
| Nov 14, 2011
Michaela Klose is home and happy after a health-scare in 2009 when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and carcinoid cancer--because of her family history of breast cancer Michaela decided to have a pre-emptive bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomy....
| Dec 6, 2011
Patricia Dunn, the former Hewlett-Packard Co. chairwoman whose role in an explosive corporate spying scandal overshadowed her storybook rise from temporary secretary to one of corporate America's most powerful women, has died. She was 58.
Dunn, who had...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Two and a half years ago Melissa Anderson got a huge blow when her 27-year-old twin sister was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
She died four months later, leaving behind two young daughters and a mother and sister puzzled by the disease.
| Sep 30, 2011
| 11:18 AM
Recipient of SELF Magazine's 4th Annual Women Doing Good Award
For more information about Bright Pink:
Things you can do right now to be proactive with your breast and ovarian health
Talk to your...
| Oct 13, 2011
The past year has been a whirlwind for Julie Schrell--in fact it was last October when she was diagnosed with stage three ovarian cancer.
Nine years before she filled out a questionnaire assessing her risk of breast and ovarian cancer--the result...