Ovarian Cancer

Ivanna Vidal during her treatment for ovarian cancer. (Source: Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center)

Sylvester’s Ovarian Cancer Early Detection Clinic Helps Patients Gain Upper Hand

When 41-year-old Ivanna Vidal learned in 2013 that she carried the mutation for the BRCA2 gene, she knew she had an increased risk for developing breast and ovarian cancer. She had herself tested because of her family’s extensive breast cancer history.

20 hours ago

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FIU Scores Cancer Treatment Breakthrough In Lab

Working together two schools at Florida International University may have come up with a breakthrough in the treatment of ovarian cancer.

10/16/2013

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Jolie Aunt Dies Of Breast Cancer Days After Op-Ed

Less than two weeks after Angelina Jolie revealed she’d had a double mastectomy to avoid breast cancer, her aunt died from the disease Sunday.

CBS Miami–05/27/2013

Shelley Golden  (Source: CBS4)

Survivor On Mission To Educate Women On Ovarian Cancer

A South Florida businesswoman is on a mission to educate other women about ovarian cancer, one of the leading causes of cancer death.

CBS4–09/27/2012

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