General Information

American Cancer Society
http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/index
The American Cancer Society provides general information on cancer, and offers a range of advocacy and educational programs.

Bright Pink
http://www.bebrightpink.org/
Bright Pink provides education and support for women who are at a high risk for breast and ovarian cancer.

Cancer Dictionary: National Cancer Institute
https://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms
A list of all words, types of treatment, and cancer related information listed alphabetically.

Cancer.net
http://www.cancer.net/portal/site/patient
This site features cancer information provided by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, including links to find an oncologist and information on cancer types.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/ovarian/
The CDC collects and publishes data on ovarian cancer in the United States, as well as shares basic information about the disease.

Foundation for Women’s Cancer
http://www.foundationforwomenscancer.org
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer provides information and resources on all gynecologic cancers, and offers free educational courses for survivors in locations throughout the United States.

Get Palliative Care
https://getpalliativecare.org/
Palliative care is specialized medical care focused on relieving the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. It is appropriate at any age and at any stage, and you can have it along with curative treatment.

Health Finder
http://www.healthfinder.gov/
Healthfinder.gov collects resources on a wide range of health topics selected from approximately 1,400 government and nonprofit organizations. The site provides information on a wide range of health topics, including ovarian cancer.

Inside Knowledge
http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/knowledge/
The Inside Knowledge campaign is a project run by the CDC to raise awareness of the five main types of gynecologic cancer: cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulvar. OCRA has taken a leading role in advocating for federal funding for this project.

Medline
https://medlineplus.gov/ovariancancer.html
Clearinghouse for information and links that describes diagnosis and treatment options.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/ovarian
The NCI provides information about ovarian cancer on its website, as well as funding and conducting cancer research.

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCN)
https://www.canceradvocacy.org/
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCN) advocates for quality access and care for cancer patients. NCCN regularly releases a set of guidelines for the medical community on cancer care and survivorship.