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Just the facts on ovarian cancer

It takes ladyballs to learn about ovarian cancer. Here’s what you need to know and why everyone should care about this disease.

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Champions in support and research partner up

Meet Frances Vanover and Dr. Jim Petrik, volunteers who share a commitment to the community and a passion for making a difference. Find out what’s driving their involvement in the Walk as they embark on their second year as co-chairs.

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Translational research initiative takes aim at treatment resistance

New research is underway to learn how some cancer cells can adapt to survive treatment. Findings may lead to new therapies that override drug resistance; progress that holds potential for improving lives throughout Canada and around the world.

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Stories from our community

Featured Story:  Frances "Be an advocate for your own health"

Helen

Nothing holds me back

HELEN'S STORY
Elise

Taking action against something

ELISE'S STORY
Cynthia

Realize there’s more important things in life

CYNTHIA'S STORY
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Jun 24

St. Catharines, Ontario

Join us at the first annual Poker Run for Ovarian Cancer in support of Ovarian Cancer...

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Jul 08

Vankleek Hill, Ontario

Come out for the 3rd annual Beau's 5 km Walk/Run in support of Ovarian Cancer...

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Sep 29

Toronto, Ontario

Debora Duclair-Liburd presents the inaugural Gala of Hope -- an ovarian cancer...

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Oct 22

Toronto, Ontario

Join Ovarian Cancer Canada's team, train for your run and fundraise to overcome...

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Supporting Awareness and Research

  • 2,800 Canadian women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year.
  • 2.1% of donations for cancer are directed toward ovarian cancer.
  • $6M to date has been allocated to research by Ovarian Cancer Canada.
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