Ovarian Cancer

Risk Factors

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The Pill Linked to Lower Ovarian Cancer Risk

Ovarian cancer risk may go down in young women who take newer oral contraceptives containing low doses of estrogen and newer progestogens.

By Diane Domina
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Verdict in Talcum Powder-Ovarian Cancer Case

Thousands claim talcum powder products from by Johnson & Johnson caused their ovarian cancer. In St. Louis, $4.69 billion just went to 22 plaintiffs.

By Diane Domina
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8 Ovarian Cancer Risk Factors You Should Know

Understanding these risk factors for ovarian cancer can help you assess your likelihood of developing this serious disease.

By HealthAfter50
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Ovarian Cancer: Are You at Risk?

If you've had breast cancer, you may be at risk for ovarian cancer. Learn more about risk factors and symptoms with this helpful infographic.

By PJ Hamel