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  • SharonK
    Hi I'm Sharon
    Hello everyone, Well I am just passed the five year mark and know that I am so lucky.   It was a shock, as...
    SharonK 15 views 2 comments Most recent by RachelGT
  • RenM153
    About Me :(
    Hi Everyone, My name is Renee.  I was diagnosed with Stage 3 ovarian cancer in 2015.  I carry the BRCA1 mutation.  I was NED (no...
    RenM153 18 views 6 comments Most recent by Nikki
  • sisterJanine
    any one used Medicinal Cannabis?
    Hi my name is Janine and my sister has a recurrence of ovarian cancer. She has a large tumour in the pelvis which has...
    sisterJanine 12 views 0 comments Most recent by sisterJanine
  • Lizzie500
    Hi my name is Elizabeth and this is my first post:)
    I was disgnosed with Stage 2 ovarian cancer in April at the and of 53. My sister died of breast cancer nearly 3 years...
    Lizzie500 25 views 7 comments Most recent by Helen
  • Meredith
    Intraperitoneal chemo
    Hi folks, I'm recently diagnosed with high grade serous OC (stage 3) and bounced back pretty well after a radical hysterectomy 5 weeks ago. I've...
    Meredith 11 views 6 comments Most recent by mphil21
  • KarenB
    Hello. I'm Karen from FNQ
    I was diagnosed with Stage IV ovarian cancer in April 2016.  I did 6 rounds of chemo last year and 17 rounds of Avastin.  I...
    KarenB 25 views 3 comments Most recent by Nikki
  • Delhawk
    Hello I am Del.
    Hi I'm Del, I am 61 years old and was first diagnosed stage 3 in Perth July 2016. Had chemo, an operation. and more chemo,...
    Delhawk 19 views 2 comments Most recent by Nikki
  • LynnatCamelot
    Just finished 6 rounds of chemo.
    Just finished 6 rounds of weekly chemo.  Start on 3 weekly Bevacizumab next week for 9 months. I had a radical hysterectomy back in April, plus...
    LynnatCamelot 12 views 2 comments Most recent by SharonK
  • HealthyNow
    Chinese Medicine with Chemo
    Good morning Helen and others! I visited the Chinese Medical Doctor also trained in Western medicine. I researched several of these with ovarian cancer...
    HealthyNow 14 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • Marie79
    Hi i'am Tanya from central australia
    I was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer in 2015 after a raptured cyst. I had the whole hysterectomy and the removal of both my ovaries...
    Marie79 18 views 3 comments Most recent by Nikki
  • Halycon
    Waiting for diagnosis
    Hi. My name is Claire. I feel a bit of a fraud posting as I have yet to have a definitive diagnosis. My gynaecologist...
    Halycon 23 views 1 comment Most recent by Karen
  • susana
    Travel after treatment
    Hi everyone - my name is Sue ( aged 61) and I have just finished radiation treatment for ovarian cancer stage 3C. Prior to...
    susana 13 views 4 comments Most recent by ChristineC
  • HealthyNow
    COLDS - Banned
    Dear Helen, warm regards and wishes for NO cold.  I bet it did lay you low and it would be scary as well.  When...
    HealthyNow 13 views 0 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    Mistletoe
    Hey All - anyone using mistletoe?  How do you take it?  I have no interest in injecting myself with anything so that option is...
    HealthyNow 13 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • cunningham200
    Hi, I'm Sharon
    The doctors have just accidentally found a growth on my ovary and think that I have ovarian cancer.  The gyno did a pepille? but...
    cunningham200 20 views 6 comments Most recent by Helen
  • HealthyNow
    Hello Helen!
    I have to say receiving a transfusion is up there with THE WEIRDEST experiences.  I am VERY grateful for the care and the medicines....
    HealthyNow 13 views 0 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    Thanks Helen....
    your fast response makes me cry.  Wow, a couple of hours - the lab may not be open so I am now anxious about...
    HealthyNow 12 views 0 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    Helen!!!!
    I am totally bummed out ...the hospital just said I have to have a blood transfusion tomorrow and then another blood test before chemo...
    HealthyNow 11 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • shaz81
    Hi! I'm Sharon
    Hi, I'm Sharon. I don't know if I'm in the right place. I have spent the last few months going from GP's having u/s, blood...
    shaz81 13 views 7 comments Most recent by Helen
  • HealthyNow
    For Susan Travel
    Susan - YOU GO GIRL - absolutely plan fun stuff every chance you get. I contacted molle@topsailinsurance.com for a work aboard tall ship sail...
    HealthyNow 14 views 0 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    Hair loss
    Nikki - thanks!  You are very very right about students being more supportive than staff - it's the ol' work thing - burn out,...
    HealthyNow 43 views 2 comments Most recent by Helen
  • HealthyNow
    platinum resistance
    Hey Nikki, Helen - and other fighters, winners, hard to find the right adjectives -  today is my birthday and I am sad -...
    HealthyNow 15 views 1 comment Most recent by Nikki
  • HealthyNow
    For Helen
    Helen - How are YOU feeling today?  Nice that you have the lifestyle to accommodate a bit of reading and emails and rest.  Those...
    HealthyNow 9 views 1 comment Most recent by Nikki
  • HealthyNow
    Chemo 11 - so tired!
    Hello Family, Just completed chemo 11 with topotecan - 45 min drip.  Laid around in hospital all day Saturday and just got home today...
    HealthyNow 15 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • HealthyNow
    Home from second opinion
    HELEN - you are an angel.  Thanks for writing.  OK - here is the poop I feel more in love with my doctors and...
    HealthyNow 13 views 5 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    2nd opinion appointment
    Hi family - just made my first 2nd opinion appointment with Koon Foundation Sun Yat Sen Cancer Center - they have a higher survival...
    HealthyNow 23 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • HealthyNow
    Friday, July 7 2017
    Hey Group - today is the first Friday since October 13, 2016 that I have not had to go into my hospital for the...
    HealthyNow 10 views 10 comments Most recent by Helen
  • alibird
    Hi I'm Alison
    I was diagnosed with stage IIIc ovca at age 51 in December 2009. After my initial surgery & chemo, my first recurrence was about...
    alibird 34 views 4 comments Most recent by alibird
  • admin
    Tele-Support Groups, August 2017, "Maintaining Hope"
    This month Ovarian Cancer Australia’s national Tele-Support groups will focus on the theme of Maintaining Hope. We are pleased to welcome members of the...
    admin 13 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • kase88
    Hi there :)
    hello everyone, my name is Kasie and I'm 28 years old, I was diagnosed with stage 1C ovarian cancer in May this year, after...
    kase88 34 views 6 comments Most recent by Janewbery