Women's Health

Ovarian Cancer: How Early Detection Saved This Woman’s Life

Late diagnosis of ovarian cancer is often fatal

By the time symptoms become obviously wrong, the ovarian tumors are usually so large and advanced that the cancer cells have spread to other locations in the body. This makes ovarian cancer much more difficult to treat and often deadly. 

The unfortunate thing about ovarian cancer is that though the early signs are hard to catch, early diagnosis is crucial to survival. That’s why Cann urges women to go see their doctors if they have any of these subtle symptoms similar to what she experienced.