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Julianne Covington Guidry, Lake Charles, LA

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Cancer, effects everyone Julianne was my oldestt daughter of 21 years old when we heard those words you have cancer stage 3c ovarian cancer, a very rare form called sertoli … Continue reading 

Carol Ohmen, Warren, CT

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Carol Ohmen had Addisons Disease for 32 yrs, pre mature ovarian failure and did not have any children. She was vigelent about keeping all of her doctor appointments. February 2012 … Continue reading 

Rita Bradt, Martinez, CA

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For five years I went to doctors complaining of digestive blockages, feeling bloated and loss of appetite. The only medication I was taking was synthroid and went to my endocrinologist … Continue reading 


Ingrid Pullen, Fullerton, CA

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I had a total hysterectomy in 1996. So when I started to have horrible lower right abdominal pain, I had no idea what it could be. The pain was so … Continue reading 

Adrienne Zappia, Lanoka Harbor, NJ

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Hello my name is Adrienne and I was diagnosed with embryonic carcinoma ovarian cancer when I was 14. I now 36 and have been cancer free for 22 years! I … Continue reading 

Rhonda Woodrow, Louisville, KY

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My mom had a hysterectomy when I was barely in middle school. We thought that the surgery had solved the problem. I remember seeing my mother’s scar and thinking that … Continue reading 


Sabah Mikha, Santa Monica, CA

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Throughout my mom’s 5 1/2 year battle with ovarian cancer, she never wavered in her belief that she was blessed, lucky even. She would smile and say with conviction, “Life … Continue reading 

Ruby Faye Wright, Irving, TX

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My beautiful mother was diagnosed with Stage 3b ovarian cancer in July of 2011 at age 72. We knew that fighting the disease would take a terrible toll on her … Continue reading 

Terri, Prairieville, Louisiana

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I am a second generation ovarian cancer survivor. My mother, Flo Nickens, was diagnosed at age 78 at stage III. We were given grim odds for her survival, but she … Continue reading 


Jennifer Humphrey, Iowa City, IA

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In 2009, I heard the words that no 27 year old expects to hear, “We belive you may have cancer.” Cancer?!? Procedures, plans, and protocols were discussed, though the only … Continue reading 

Cindi Collins, Cleveland, OH

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I’ll be the first to admit that stress is not something I handle well. I consider myself to be an over achiever with a strong personal work ethic. In the … Continue reading 

Bonnie Nellett, Perrysburg, OH

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Bonnie Nellett: Wife, Mother, Mimi They say the symptoms of ovarian cancer “whisper” so women should listen to what their bodies “say”. In my Mom, Bonnie Nellett’s case, it wasn’t … Continue reading