The Silent Killer showcased this month….

This is a brief reprise of the posting from September 2009 (but condensed, of course) because until there’s a cure,  or more awareness about prevention, I’ll NEVER stop trying to push this into the face of every woman I know… ..and yes, hopefully even some I don’t. September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and aside from its “Silent Killer” moniker, it’s slogan “It Whispers….so Listen” can be heard ’round the world. As a survivor myself and ribbon wearer in memoryRead more

OVACA – It whispers, so listen…

It was a Tuesday night in early December 09 and I found myself sitting in a brand new chair in a brand new auditorium at the brand new Ronald Reagan Medical Center at UCLA. (If I sound impressed with the shiny new digs, its because I was.) I’d been in the brand new building of the Ronald Regan Medical Center at UCLA before, several times actually and for the same reason I was there that night, despite the grand difference in circumstance. Read more