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World Ovarian Cancer Day is May 8, 2021. “This cancer typically occurs in women in their fifties and sixties with the median age being 63”. Read more

World Ovarian Cancer Day is May 8, 2020. “This cancer typically occurs in women in their fifties and sixties with the median age being 63”. Read more

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. Read more

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month 2019 in the United States and can encourage us, anywhere, to make a Cervical Screening, Pap Test or Pap Smear appointment. Read more

Gynecologic Cancers Awareness Month is held in September in the United States. Depending on Your Country, the month may vary. Read more

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. Depending on Your Country, the month may vary. February was in Australia and March, in the United Kingdom. Read more

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. The [United States] National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Alliance’s message is: Read more

Health Topics

“If you are experiencing one or more of the symptoms of ovarian cancer, don’t let the COVID-19 pandemic put you off contacting your GP”. Read more

“There is no early detection test for ovarian cancer, so all women need to be aware of the symptoms. The most commonly reported symptoms for ovarian cancer are…”. Read more

“Women who smoke might reach menopause one to four years earlier than women who don’t smoke. Women who smoke are also more likely to have…”. Read more

“Cervical cancer is a cancer that develops in a woman’s cervix. It is the second most common cancer experienced by women worldwide”. Read more

“Lung cancer is by far the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women, making up almost 25% of all cancer deaths. Each year, more people die of lung…”. Read more

“The five types of gynecologic cancers are
ovarian, endometrial/uterine, cervical,
vulvar and vaginal cancer”. Read more

“As with many other diseases, your risk of breast cancer goes up as you get older. About two out of three invasive breast cancers are found in women 55 or older”. Read more

“The risk of bowel cancer can be reduced by not smoking, a healthy diet with plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables, limiting consumption of red meat, avoiding…”. Read more

“If you are 50 years old or older, get screened now. If you think you may be at increased risk for colorectal cancer, speak with your doctor about when to begin screening…”. Read more

“Most uterine cancers are found in women who are going through, or who have gone through menopause—the time of life when your menstrual periods stop”. Read more