Women's Health

Battling Ovarian Cancer: A Survivor's Story

Lorrie is an advocate

Lorrie is an advocate for promoting further research and development of such tests. It's important that women be able to find out whether or not they are at higher risk of getting this cancer. Because of its high mortality, careful surveillance of those with increased risk is crucial to catching the disease early so that women can be saved. Part of the reason so many people die from this cancer is the fact that many cases are caught too late.