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Trick-or-Teal

Here’s a spooky fun way to support the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance: host a fall fundraiser using our new Trick-or-Teal website. We’ll give you inspiration for the perfect fall bash, … Continue reading 

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Partner Member Profile: SHARE

SHARE got its start in 1976 when Dr. Eugene Thiessen, an oncologist and surgeon, invited survivors to meet informally at the Manhattan breast cancer clinic he founded. “At the time, … Continue reading 

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Meet Tammy, Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Your gift will make a difference for survivors like me. I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in March of 2012. I started feeling ill on a business trip, and I … Continue reading 

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New Cancer Insurance Checklist Helps Patients Choose a Health Insurance Plan

Many Americans will begin shopping for health insurance on October 1 through the new insurance marketplaces. As a cancer patient, you have unique health care needs that you may want … Continue reading 

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Breast & Ovarian Cancer Symposium

Central Synagogue in New York City Hosts a Breast and Ovarian Cancer Symposium Knowing Saves Lives: Inherited Breast & Ovarian Cancer: Why Jewish Families Are at Heightened Risk Moderated by … Continue reading 

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How Ovarian Cancer Affects Families

Ovarian cancer doesn’t just affect the women who are diagnosed–it also touches their family and friends. In honor of National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer week, we are spotlighting the … Continue reading 

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Press Release: Beads for a Cause® Launches “Teal Warrior” Bead, New Partnership for Ovarian Cancer

For immediate release: September 19, 2013 For more information, contact: Lisa Leahy, Director of Social Media, lisa@beadsforacause.com September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Beads for a Cause® of Boston, MA … Continue reading 

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An “Unmentionable” Affair

Two DC-based lingerie businesses are banding together to support women with ovarian cancer and educate their customers about this “unmentionable” disease. Join Bloomers, Belabumbum and DC-based nonprofit the Ovarian Cancer … Continue reading 

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Supporting Women from Top to Bottom with Belabumbum

This September, lingerie and loungewear brand Belabumbum has teamed up with the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance on a special campaign that supports women from top to bottom. Belabumbum founders Alyssa … Continue reading 

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“Ask the Experts” Live Chat on Ovarian Cancer

Join us on Thursday, September 19 at 3:00 pm EDT for a live chat with two experts in ovarian cancer. Drs. Noah Kauff and Robert Morgan will join us for … Continue reading 

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Press Release: New Report Offers Patient Perspectives on Ovarian Cancer Treatment, Diagnosis

Washington, DC—A new report released by the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance summarizes the experiences of 1,014 women diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Based on a survey conducted by the Alliance in … Continue reading 

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Spin For Teal

Spin for Teal with the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Junior Committee. Join us Saturday, September 21 at Pablo Fitness in midtown Manhattan. Participants will enjoy a fun, high energy spin … Continue reading 

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