ovarian cancer

Nadja Refaie-Flores,Ovarian Cancer Survivor (Photo: BIDMC)

VIDEO: Ovarian Cancer: You Are Your Best Advocate

Trusting her own body and talking with her doctors about symptoms that didn’t go away helped Nadja partner with her care team at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to catch and treat her ovarian cancer early.

05/08/2015

Director/actress Angelina Jolie attends the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on January 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for BFCA)

Angelina Jolie Undergoes Further Preventive Surgery

The actress just announced she had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in an effort to decrease her chance of developing the disease that killed her mother.

03/24/2015

Cancer patient Liz Thomason tested two different vaccines.

Vaccine Gives New Hope For Patients With Ovarian Cancer

An experimental vaccine created by taking blood cells and protein from a tumor was designed by doctors to prevent future cancer.

08/09/2011