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A Woman’s Guide to Saving Her Own Life: The HEART Program for Health and Longevity
Melanie True Hills / 2005

Any Mother’s Daughter: One Woman’s Lifelong Struggle with HPV (Human Papillomavirus
Bonnie Diraimondo, RN / 2010

Chemo: Secrets to Thriving: From someone who’s been there.
Roxanne Brown, Barbara Mastej and John S. Link MD / 2011

Delivering Hope: The Extraordinary Journey of a Surrogate Mom
Pamela MacPhee / 2009

In Mommy’s Garden
Neyal J. Ammary, MPH, CHES / 2003

Keeping Healthy by Keeping Track A Complete Guide to Maintaining Your Own Medical Records
Lillian Shah and Laura Messinger / 2006

Mama’s Going to Heaven Soon
Kathe Martin / 2005

Managing the Side Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy
Marylin J. Dodd, RN / 2001

Not the Last Goodbye: On Life, Death, Cancer and Healing
David Servan-Schreiber, MD, PhD / 2011

Remembering Mrs. Rossi
Amy Hest / 2007

Stellar Medicine, A Journey Through the Universe of Women’s Health
Mark Saralyn / 2012

The Best News About Radiation Therapy
Carol L. Kornmehl / 2003

The Chemotherapy Survival Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Get Through Treatment
by Judith McKay and Tammy Schacher RN OCN MSN / 2009

Understanding Cancer: A Patient’s Guide to Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment 
C. Norman Coleman, MD / 2006

 

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.