Risk & Prevention
Throughout the year, the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) urges increased emphasis on helping women understand the steps that can be undertaken to reduce the risks for gynecologic cancers.
We encourage people to learn about risk and prevention of these cancers unique to female reproductive organs and listen to your body—we all know what is normal for us.
To reduce the risk of developing certain types of cancers, it’s important to maintain a healthy weight, be physically active and eat healthy.
Learn about the risk factors associated with gynecologic cancers unique to female reproductive organs.
Watch a 7-minute video about inherited cancer syndromes, genetic testing and genetic counselors.