August 2020 – Foundation for Women's Cancer


Month: August 2020

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Patient Resources for COVID-19

Monday, August 17, 2020

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Foundation has regularly posted and promoted articles, videos and webinars related to the impact of COVID-19 on persons with gynecologic cancer. The following content is currently available through the FWC website and additional resources are planned for later this year. Survivors Exercise Together: The Benefits of Movement … Read More

Resources Available for Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Monday, August 17, 2020

September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month (GCAM), which was established by the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) to bring awareness to cervical, ovarian, uterine/endometrial, vaginal and vulvar cancers. This year, people who have been impacted by gynecologic cancers have a variety of ways they can back FWC’s mission to support research, education and public awareness. … Read More

Tribute: Gynecologic Cancer Advocate Wendy N. Ericsson 1959 – 2020

Monday, August 17, 2020

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) regrets to announce the July 27 passing of Wendy Ericsson, 60, an advocate and fierce champion of the FWC, due to complications from recurrent uterine cancer. As we collectively mourn her loss, we wanted to take a few moments to highlight her tremendous contributions to the Foundation and its … Read More