Woman with Ovarian Cancer Has 30 Pounds of Tumors Removed

Woman with Ovarian Cancer Has 30 Pounds of Tumors Removed

A woman from Delavan, Wisconsin thought that she was putting on weight, but as it turned out, her condition was much more severe.

After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Woman Becomes Her Sister's Surrogate

After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Woman Becomes Her Sister's Surrogate

Cancer diagnoses are of course terrifying for many reasons. But for those who one day want to become parents, the diagnosis can disrupt one of their biggest plans for the future.

What Could an Itchy Vulva Mean?

What Could an Itchy Vulva Mean?

Women can experience an itchy vulva at some point in their lives. An itchy vulva is not a medical condition in itself, but a symptom of a number of health conditions. Read on to know some of the causes of vulval itching in this article.

When Could Vaginal Discharge Be a Sign of Something Else?

Vaginal discharge is a normal and physiological function of the body to help keep the vagina healthy. It can also have certain odors, textures, and colors, which help in the identification of infections and other physiological changes in the female body. Read on to know when vaginal discharge could be a sign of something else.

Is There Potential for Pap Smears in Ovarian Cancer Detection?

Is There Potential for Pap Smears in Ovarian Cancer Detection?

A recent study, published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, proposes that tissue and fluid gathered during a pap smear can help to detect ovarian cancer and endometrial cancer in women who are disposed to genetic testing.