My name is Christine and I’m 22, living in Perth, Western Australia. I also have been diagnosed with stage one ovarian cancer. In January 2012, I went to the doctor after two months of...Read more
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Resilience - a free guide and personal record for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
"I was shocked and scared when I found out I had ovarian cancer. Everything in my life instantly changed, but this guide helped me put some order and structure back in my life" - CarmelOrder here
Ovarian Cancer Australia produces information sheets on a range of ovarian cancer topics. You can download and print any of these information sheets here.
Information sheets are also available from the National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre (now part of Cancer Australia) and the Cancer Council Australia.
Ovarian Cancer Australia Information Sheets
- Understanding ovarian cancer
- Coping with chemotherapy
- Early menopause from ovarian cancer treatment
- Staying well
- Complementary therapies
- Clinical trials
- CA125 Test
- VIC Sevices Factsheet
National Centre for Gynaecological Cancers (NCGC)
National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre (NBOCC)
- Information about CA125 and ovarian cancer
- Ovarian cancer: the facts
- Multidisciplinary cancer care
- Family history of breast and ovarian cancer
Cancer Council Australia
- Early detection of ovarian cancer
- After diagnosis of ovarian cancer
- Coping with cancer over the holiday season
I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in June 2009 in my early 40s after my GP initially thought I had early menopause. I insisted it was something more and an ultrasound revealed a massive cyst on...Read more
In March 2010, my husband Mark and I set off on a trip to Italy, France and England to re-trace a trip of 30 years earlier. It was a prize in a raffle. I felt very well when we left except...Read more
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My name is Ilka and in May 2011 I began a journey that didn’t result in a holiday or a job...