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FWC Cancer Education Courses Launch Oct. 30 with Genetics Webinar

Monday, October 19, 2020

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) is proud to present FWC Cancer Education—a comprehensive set of educational courses designed to support patients and caregivers—that answers the question, “What do I need to know?” for a cancer journey. The first webinar in this series will be Uniquely You: Your Genetics, Your Story on Friday, Oct. 30 … Read More

Move4Her Brings in Over $275K for Research, Education and Awareness

Monday, October 19, 2020

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) held its first-ever Move4Her virtual event on Sunday, Oct. 18, bringing in more than $275,000 for research, education and awareness of gynecologic cancers—exceeding the event’s goal of $250,000. Fitness expert Kathy Smith led the event, livestreamed on YouTube, which had nearly 800 registrants representing a total of 47 states … Read More

Share Your Story in Honor of GCAM

Monday, September 21, 2020

During Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month (GCAM) and throughout the year, the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) invites patients, survivors and caregivers to share their stories about their experiences with gynecologic cancer. Your voice and words have power—the power of showing people that they’re not alone and the power of increasing awareness, education and hope. If … Read More

FWC Cancer Education Series Coming this Fall

Monday, September 21, 2020

Coming soon: The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is preparing to launch the FWC Cancer Education Series for patients, survivors and caregivers this fall. Education will be available in the form of live webinars as well as self-paced online study modules. Scheduled topics include: Basics of cancer Genetics Clinical trials Nutrition Understanding your treatment Sexual health … 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