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LifeIce: A Daughter's Gift of Love Becomes a Mother's Legacy

How a daughter's homemade nutritional ice chips for her mother became LifeIce…

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"What Makes My Mother Special" Mother’s Day Campaign

From May 1st until Mother's Day on May 12th, we'll honor special mothers on our website and Facebook…

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Experts Tackle Key Issues for Ovarian Cancer in New White Paper

Last fall, the Alliance convened a ground-breaking meeting in Washington, DC, to consider some of the most challenging topics facing the ovarian cancer community…

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Report from the American Association of Cancer Researchers Meeting

Ovarian cancer survivor Susan Leighton reports on her experience at the American Association of Cancer Researchers meeting, which took place in April 2013…

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Report from the Society of Gynecologic Oncology 2013 Annual Meeting

At this year’s Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting, numerous presentations and posters explored issues related to ovarian cancer, some of which are summarized below…

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When a Man Loves a Woman: Dave Brown Walks Across America in Memory of his Wife, Joan Chermack Brown

Dave Brown is walking for 9 months and nearly 3,000 miles to raise awareness and support…

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The New York Times Publishes OCRF's Letter to the Editor 3/12/13

A frequent New York Times commenter on important ovarian cancer issues, OCRF wrote a Letter to the Editor in response to the NYT editorial, “Inadequate Treatment of Ovarian Cancer,” which was published in print and online on March 21…

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Our CEO Calaneet Balas Testifies Before Congress on Ovarian Cancer

Calaneet Balas, OCNA’s Chief Executive Officer, testified before the House Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies on Wednesday, March 13…

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Press Release: Cancer Groups Praise Coverage of Genetic Counseling and Testing Under Affordable Care Act, Urge Coverage of Other Vital Services

For immediate release: February 28, 2013 Washington, DC—The federal government recently released regulations that clarify which preventive services will be covered under the Affordable Care Act without cost sharing for patients enrolled in private…

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Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Awards Over $6 Million in 2013 Grants

OCRF receives record number of research grant applications; launches national patient support program with new educational grants New York, NY January 10, 2013 — Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) has awarded over $5…

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Meet OCRF’s 2013 Research Grant Recipients

OCRF has awarded nearly $6 million in grants for ovarian cancer research this year…

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Meet Mindy Gray: Wife, Mother, Sister, Philanthropist, and OCRF Board Member

12/14/2012 | Mindy Gray was devastated by the passing of her beloved older sister, Faith Basser…

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