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

After surviving cancer, women look for a community of support and guidance. In a video produced by the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, survivors share how they live and thrive after endometrial cancer. As described by one survivor, “You can get better.”  

Awareness

September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  After creating the month in 1999, the Foundation strives to bring attention about these cancers through public awareness campaigns.

Research

The Foundation is proud to offer various Research Grants and Awards. Click here for more information.

Education

FREE Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses throughout the country. For more information, click here.