Cervical Cancer

Cancer Of The Cervix: Causes, Symptoms, Signs, Diagnosis, Treatments, Stages of Cervical Cancer
Department Of Health And Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute and S. Smith / 2012

How I Lost My Uterus and Found My Voice: a memoir of love, hope, and empowerment!
Michelle L. Whitlock / 2011

Johns Hopkins Patients’ Guide to Cervical Cancer
Colleen C. McCormick and Robert L. Giuntoli II / 2009

Losing It: The Semi-Scandalous Story of an Ex-Virgin
Danielle Sepulveres / 2012

Love, Kristen
Kirk Forbes / 2007

 

The information on provided here is for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for medical help, advice, diagnosis or treatment;nor does it constitute an endorsement of any particular author, philosophy or organization. If you suspect or have been diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer, seek care first from a gynecologic oncologist.

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.