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Newly diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer
alnovca3 months agoPOPULAR
Hi! I'm new here and was just diagnosed with ovarian cancer. I had a partial hysterectomy in 2012. I started having pains in my right si...
Hidden3 months ago
Hi Ladies. Yesterday I spent 8 hours in A and E with bad back and stomach pain and cramps, and after a series of blood tests I was told I h...
suzuki4 months ago
Well just to let you know how the scaredy cat got on today. My nice oncologist was extremely positive to me. He is sorting an mri, he sug...
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Missfitz3 months ago
It is with a heavy heart that I let the community know that Daisies passed away last night. A wonderful inspirational lady who supported so ...
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Launch by Irish College of General Practitioners
suzuki3 months ago
HI Ladies, as you know the late Daisies and I and many more have raised issues around Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis with Irish Cancer Society, Ou...
Ovacare Patient Day Clarion Hotel,
I would like to take this opportunity to thank Ruth and June for organising the best Ovacare Patient Day ever. The patient story set the s...
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Has my awareness campaign rebounded !
Hidden4 months ago
Hi Ladies, I hope most of you are enjoying the lovely evening. So wanting gps to be more proactive has rebounded on me but really it is g...
Cork Off for me
Hi Ladies. After nearly 3 months waiting to attend Patients Day my bold Oncologist admitted me yesterday at my review, I did alll I could to...
Juliet553 months ago
First chemo done and dusted
All went well with the carbo / taxol first infusion. Even cooked the dinner and went for a walk afterwards... But boy oh boy day 1 tired but...
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HI, after coming out the otherside of stage 1c ovarian cancer last year I am now faced with a new challenge of the dreaded inherited brca1 ...
Hi Suzuki. Just a quick post to wish you a wonderful day tomorrow at your sons wedding. Eat ,drink and dance the night away .I hope you make...
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Hi Ladies, I was finally allowed home yesterday afternoon with a new plan in place. I saw my Oncologist yesterday morning and he had the res...
Fighting & treating PPP - Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma. Help?
Deliacarolind4 months ago
Dear sweet community at Health Unlocked...
Patient Day Programme
Ovacare24 months ago
OVARIAN CANCER PATIENT DAY – SAT 23rd April 2016, Clarion Hotel, Cork...
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Tips for dealing with constipation
did some research on high fibre foods and looked at the dietary recommendations for the amount of fibre women should have every day. Since m...
Low grade tumours
cotton3 months ago
Hi ladies, looking for advice....went back to my gynie yesterday for results of biopsies and he said there's tiny low grade tumours around m...
Hi Ladies. I am just wondering about all the steroids I am on this time round. I started back on treatment last Wednesday only this time I a...
Chamber4 months ago
When I was first diagnosed last May with Ppc my oncologist said that I would have 6 monthly scans...
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- post op feelings
cotton4 months ago
Hi ladies, recovering from my ok almost 2 weeks now but wondering did anybody have the feeling that their body going through "withdrawal " f...
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