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J.Crew Shopping & Cocktails

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance and J.Crew invite you and a guest to a private evening of shopping and cocktails to preview J.Crew’s new collection. Guests will enjoy an exclusive 15% … Continue reading 

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Kay Staib, Cogan Station, Pa

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I am a 3 year ovarian cancer survivor, having being diagnosed in 2009. The most obvious symptom was abdominal bloating. I felt silly calling my family doctor with this but … Continue reading 

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Sharon Gould, Scotland

I shared my story earlier in the year, but a lot has changed since then. I was diagnosed with stage 2C Ovarian cancer in November last year, went through all … Continue reading 

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Dale Lutz, Perry Hall, MD

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This is in honor of Kathy Fazio and Anita Feith I am blessed to be an Ovarian Cancer Survivor for 4 years. It hasn’t been easy, but I’m tough and … Continue reading 

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Twitter Chat

Join Bright Pink, the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, Ovarian Cancer National Alliance and Ovarian Cancer Research Fund for a Twitter chat on ovarian cancer. Follow, share and ask questions about … Continue reading 

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Jane Burch, Port Republic, Md

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I would never think in a million years that I would of been fighting Ovarian Cancer for 6 1/2 years. I was originally diagnosed in March 2006, labelled one of … Continue reading 

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Rock, Paper, Cocktails

Join the District of Columbia Junior Advisory Committee at Rock, Paper, Cocktails! a shopping benefit to support the missions of the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) and Rhonda’s Club. During … Continue reading 

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Harlem Jazz and Cabaret Cocktail Party

Please join the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance Junior Committee at a beautiful turn of the century Harlem townhome for a night of jazz and cabaret featuring acclaimed singer Jennifer Sheehan. … Continue reading 

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Genetics and Ovarian Cancer: What You Should Know

A Webinar Series About 10 to 15 percent of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer have a hereditary tendency to develop the disease. Whether you know your personal genetic risk, work … Continue reading 

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Annual Teal Gala in New York City

Join the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance in New York City on November 8 for our first Annual Teal Gala. This year’s dinner will celebrate the Alliance’s 15th Anniversary and honor … Continue reading 

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Danielle Tucker, West Melbourne, Fl

I was 32 years old with a 3-year-old and a 2-year-old. I was so sick for about seven months. I had always gotten ovarian cysts. They put me on the … Continue reading 

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Nora “Alice” Pope, Mount Carmel, TN

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My Mother Nora “Alice” Pope was diagnosed in 2010 with Stage IV Ovarian Cancer. Her cancer was diagnosed after an enlarged lymph node appeared in her left inguinal area. The … Continue reading 

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