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September is gynecologic cancer awareness month in the United States. Wherever in the world you are, schedule your annual, routine wellness visit, today. 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

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

Health Topics

“Cancer is a generic term for a large group of diseases that can affect any part of the body. Other terms used are malignant tumours and neoplasms”. Read more

“No, menopause itself doesn’t increase the risk of cancer. Cancers are more common as people age, however. Most cancers occur in people age 55 and older”. Read more

“With aging, the incidence of all cancers is expected to increase. For women, the most important cancers are breast, colon, endometrial, ovarian and lung cancer”. Read more

“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

“Ovarian cancer is a rare condition but all the risks and benefits of hormone therapy need to be carefully considered when treating women at menopause”. Read more

“Mammograms can save your life.
Finding breast cancer early reduces your risk of
dying from the disease by 25-30% or more”. 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