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  • nicki
    Hello all
    Hi everyone. I am new to this forum. I am here looking for some advice.
    nicki 16 views 2 comments Most recent by RachelGT
  • mociau2
    Hi from Jolan
    I'm 44 and was diagnosed in July after returning from a 10 week overseas trip. I was admitted to hospital a week after my...
    mociau2 24 views 4 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    A written resource for younger women with an ovarian cancer diagnosis
    Did you know that Ovarian Cancer Australia have produced a written resource specifically for younger women? We know that being diagnosed at a younger...
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  • Sara
    Breathlessness
    Does anyone else have a problem generally with breathlessness?  In my case it is not actually linked to the levels of oxygen in  the...
    Sara 22 views 4 comments Most recent by Nikki
  • admin
    Share your Story during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
    Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month is swiftly approaching and OCA need your help to spread awareness and support fundraising. If you would be willing to share...
    admin 16 views 2 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    Tele-Support Groups, February 2017
    This month Ovarian Cancer Australia’s national Tele-Support groups will focus on the theme of Finances, Work and Cancer. The Diagnosis, Treatment and Beyond Tele-Support Group...
    admin 14 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    Resources for Family and Friends
    If a loved one has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer our resources can help you support them at this time. Please see below for further information...
    admin 14 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    OCA's Information Sheets
    Did you know that Ovarian Cancer Australia have published a series of information sheets on living with ovarian cancer? These cover topics from Treatment...
    admin 12 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • Jools67
    Hi All I'm Julie
    My first post on here. I am 49 years old and have 2 daughters one who is 23 & a 13 year old. Last...
    Jools67 20 views 3 comments Most recent by Helen
  • admin
    Genetic Testing Study
    There has been media coverage recently on a study currently underway at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne which will provide population-based genetic testing...
    admin 25 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • Sara
    Hello from Sara
    My name is Sara Elkas and I am a 67 year old woman living with my same-sex partner of 22 years in Melbourne.  We...
    Sara 22 views 4 comments Most recent by Sara
  • admin
    OCA Support Services over the holiday period
      The Ovarian Cancer Australia office will be closed from 5.00 pm on Friday the 16th of December, reopening at 9.00 am on Monday 3rd of...
    admin 13 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • emeliakruize73
    Hi it's Ida but I prefer Ids
    I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in January of 2012
    emeliakruize73 22 views 1 comment Most recent by RachelGT
  • chrishayward
    Hi Guys,
    I'm Chris and was diagnosed with stage 3c ovarian cancer in August 2013 at aged 58.  After my operation and then 18 weeks of...
    chrishayward 30 views 1 comment Most recent by Nikki
  • admin
    Ovarian Cancer Australia's Information and Referral Phone Line and email service
    Did you know you can call our Support staff from 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday? We take calls from women with an ovarian cancer diagnosis, their...
    admin 19 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    Anything Ovarian Cancer
    Not sure where to post? Your thoughts, updates on treatment and questions welcome here!
    admin 10 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • SusandeBoer
    hi
    Hi I'm Sue and was diagnosed 4 years ago, had surgery and chemo. Fortunately I have remained well and CA levels stable. I have...
    SusandeBoer 15 views 2 comments Most recent by SusandeBoer
  • admin
    Tele-Support Groups, November 2016
    This month Ovarian Cancer Australia's national Tele-Support groups will focus on the theme of Relaxation, Self-Care and Wellbeing and we are pleased to welcome...
    admin 16 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    Self Esteem and Intimacy Forum, Melbourne
    Are you in Melbourne on November 10th? Join us on at the Queen Victoria Women's Centre from 1pm to 4pm to talk about the way cancer...
    admin 14 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • Mazza
    Dropping by to say Hi
    I am 55 yrs old with two grown up sons and three grandsons and a wonderful hubby who is taking care of me and...
    Mazza 26 views 2 comments Most recent by meganmoran5
  • nicole
    Hello from Nicole
    Hello everyone, I have enjoyed reading through the posts and think its about time I should introduce myself. I am 46 years old, maried,...
    nicole 26 views 7 comments Most recent by meganmoran5
  • admin
    Checking your Notifications
    Want to easily check who has replied to your posts? Follow the steps below to check your notifications. 1. In the menu which runs along...
    admin 15 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • suemccall
    Hi I am Sue
    Have been diagnosed in July this year, having had 8 weeks of Chemo and am home recovering from my surgery before I embark on...
    suemccall 15 views 3 comments Most recent by meganmoran5
  • admin
    Marking a helpful post
    Did you know you can mark a post as helpful by clicking the thumbs up in the bottom right corner of the post? This...
    admin 14 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • admin
    Reporting a Post
    Our online forum has been set up as safe space to share your experiences and everyone who registers agrees to our Online Community Rules...
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  • Hate cancer!
    My name is Renee! I was diagnosed with stage 3 ovarian cancer in August 2015.  I carry the BRCA1 mutation and whilst waiting for...
    21 views 5 comments Most recent by Nikki
  • ChristineC
    Hi Everyone
    Hi everybody. My name is Christine. I was diagnosed just over 2 years ago at the age of 48. I had discovered that I carried...
    ChristineC 10 views 5 comments Most recent by Kell
  • sas78
    Hello I'm Sarah
    Hi all my names is Sarah and I'm 38. I am married and have to lovely children Harry 8 and Bella 5. I was...
    sas78 18 views 3 comments Most recent by ChristineC
  • meganmoran5
    Hello
    Hello, My name is Megan, I am 50 years old. I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer  stage 2c in December, 2015. I feel like...
    meganmoran5 22 views 4 comments Most recent by ChristineC
  • Kell
    Hello everyone, I'm Kellie
    Hello everyone, My name is Kellie, I'm 42 and was diagnosed in February 2015 after having prophylactic surgery. I'm BRAC1 positive.  The positive BRAC1 diagnosis...
    Kell 14 views 3 comments Most recent by ChristineC