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Exclusive Deal for First 150 Attendees who Register for National Conference

We are thrilled to announce a special promotion for attendees who register early for our 2014 Ovarian Cancer National Conference. Each of the first 150 attendees who register by May … Continue reading 

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Partner Member Profile: Bluegrass Ovarian Cancer Support

When Suzi Shoemaker was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2006, she assumed there would be a support group for her in Lexington, Kentucky. After her first experience with a Women’s … Continue reading 

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Supreme Court to Hear Arguments March 25 on Birth Control Coverage

On March 25 the Supreme Court will hear arguments in two lawsuits that challenge whether for-profit employers must provide health insurance that covers birth control. The lawsuits involve a provision … Continue reading 

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Tell your Members of Congress to Support Ovarian Cancer Research

Thanks to your hard work, the Department of Defense Ovarian Cancer Research Program (DoD OCRP) was fully funded at $20 million for 2014. But, we need your help once again … Continue reading 

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Online Chat: Oral Contraceptives, Ovarian Cancer and the Supreme Court

What do oral contraceptives, ovarian cancer and the Supreme Court have to do with one another? This March, the Supreme Court will hear arguments about whether for-profit companies can be … Continue reading 

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Press Release: Ovarian Cancer Advocates Applaud Findings on Aspirin and Risk Reduction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 7, 2014 Further Study Needed Before Clinical Recommendations Change Washington, DC—A study published yesterday by the National Institutes of Health found that women who took aspirin … Continue reading 

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Wearever and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Partner for February Fundraiser and Awareness Campaign

A portion of proceeds from sales of select Wearever products will benefit the Alliance this February. We’ve partnered with Wearever to raise money in support of ovarian cancer awareness and … Continue reading 

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Press release: Wearever and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Partner for February Fundraiser and Awareness Campaign

A Portion of Proceeds on Wearever’s Women’s Incontinence Underwear to Benefit Ovarian Cancer Awareness Contact: Liza Titchener, (919) 561-7660, liza@boltpr.com DURHAM, N.C. – Jan. 14, 2014 – The Wearever® brand, … Continue reading 

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Partner Member Profile: Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Arizona

In 2008, a group of ovarian cancer patients and survivors created the Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Arizona. They were tired of the lack of resources in Arizona: no support network, … Continue reading 

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Press Release: Cancer Advocates Debunk Huckabee’s Misleading Comments on Oral Contraceptives

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 24, 2014 Washington, DC—In response to a recent speech by Mike Huckabee, in which he stated that women use oral contraceptives because they “cannot control their … Continue reading 

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Press release: Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Announces Two New Board Members, Board Roster for 2014

For immediate release: January 1, 2014 Washington, DC—The Ovarian Cancer National Alliance today announced the appointment of two new members of its Board of Directors, as well as the full … Continue reading 

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Survivor Survey: Tell Us About Your Experiences with SSDI

We are conducting a survey of our ovarian cancer community in order to learn more about your experiences with Social Security Disability Income (SSDI). We would love to hear from … Continue reading 

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