Ovarian Cancer - Patient Resources

Education Materials:

Websites of Interest:

  • FORCE Empowered:  Facing Our Risk of Cancer: This website addresses the issue of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer providing information and support

  • Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance: Michigan's only statewide patient advocacy organization serving survivors and their families by providing information, resources and support services, including support groups, as well as advocating for increased research and access to care
  • SHARE: This organization offers helpline providing support for women with breast and ovarian cancer.  Helplines are available in English and Spanish

Books:

  • Bristow, R and Cornelison, T, A Guide to Survivorship for Women Who Have Ovarian Cancer; (2nd Ed.) (John Hopkins Press, 2015.)
  • Dizon, Don S. One Hundred Questions and Answers about Ovarian Cancer (3rd Ed.) (Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2016.)
  • Smith, J. Richard and Giuseppe Del Priore. Women's Cancers: Pathways to Healing: A Patient's Guide to Dealing with Ovarian and Breast Cancer, 2015.

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