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Cultural Traditions Influence Caregiving With Cancer Patients

Cultural traditions influence caregiving with cancer patients After a diagnosis of cancer, cultural traditions may play a key role in helping you feel cared for and loved during treatment and recovery. Ovarian cancer September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Find out how this cancer is treated and what you [...]

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Beating Ovarian Cancer Twice

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 20,000 women in the U.S. are diagnosed with ovarian cancer each year. Most of them are over the age of 60, but the woman you’re about to meet was diagnosed the first time in her 30s ... and has beat the disease twice. [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Ovarian cancer The signs of ovarian cancer may not appear until the later stages. Find out if you're at risk. Office exercise: Add more activity to your workday Is an office job keeping you from exercising? From balancing on a fitness ball to adjusting your commute, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Ovarian Cancer

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Paul Haluska provides an overview of ovarian cancer. To listen, click the link below. Ovarian Cancer  

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Tuesday Q and A: Hormone replacement therapy may protect against health risks

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am 42 years old and have a BRCA1 gene mutation. I’ll have a prophylactic oophorectomy later this year. I have had a prophylactic mastectomy as well, and am considering hormone replacement therapy. How soon after surgery would I need to start taking hormones? What are the [...]

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