Coping and Empowerment

Bald is a Look You Can Live With
Edited by Jackson S. Hunsicker / 2006

Cancer Schmancer
Fran Drescher / 2008

It’s Not About the Hair: And Other Certainties of Life and Cancer
Debra Jarvis / 2008

Kitchen Table Wisdom
Rachel Naomi Remen / 2006

Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness
by Sharon Salzberg and Jon Kabat-Zinn / 2008

Music and Cancer: A Prescription for Healing
Nimesh P. Nagarsheth, MD (Foreword by Fran Drescher) / 2010

Radical Acceptance: Embracing Your Life With the Heart of a Buddha
Tara Brach / 2004

Reclaiming Your Life After Diagnosis: The Cancer Support Community Handbook
Kim Thiboldeaux / 2012 

The Gynaecological Cancer Guide: Sex, Sanity and Survival
Margaret Heffernan and Michael Quinn / 2003

When the Doctor Says It’s Cancer: A Caring Financial Planning Guide
Shak Hill / 2009

Winter Body, Summer Soul
Jan Kirsch / 2008

Wise Words: Inspirational Thoughts for Those Diagnosed With Cancer
Terri Hoyland Wendler / 2004

 

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

Women Magazine released a special report on ovarian cancer, featuring Q&A’s with three expert SGO surgeons and important facts about the disease.

Awareness

This year’s GCAM awareness is focused on the important link between obesity and endometrial cancer. Check out the new toolkit to learn more.

Research

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to share its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards booklet. The booklet describes the prizes and the application process. Prize applications are due on October 8, 2014.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.