Ovarian Cancer is a Bitch

Any woman who has ever had ovarian cancer – or any person who has known someone facing this disease – is well aware of how horrible it can be. As opposed to most other malignancies, the survival statistics have only modestly improved over the past few decades. The American Cancer Society estimates that 22,280 women in the United States will be diagnosed with it in 2012, with 15,500 deaths occurring. That’s indeed a mortality rate approaching 70%. ...more