Judy was the oldest of 7, a RN nurse, mom of 2 and happily married for over 20 years. In her 40s the found out about her ovarian cancer diagnosis and unfortunately she passed away at 49 from this terrible disease. Her sister Janine DeFeo could not understand the lack of information regarding Ovarian Cancer […]


We had been trying to have a baby for three years. I was on fertility medicine, and someone congratulated me for being pregnant. The truth was that I knew something was wrong. When I would do situps and stretch afterwards, I felt like there was a “bubble”. I just hoped it was a baby… But […]


Shaylee Bedward Downs was a bright light in this world. She inspired many people as she walked a tough road this side of heaven. After being diagnosed with stage 3c low grade serous ovarian cancer on October 18, 2017, Shaylee never let this disease take away her tenacity, wit, and grace. She made a point […]


Jane Whitley Timmons Pineapple size Tumor found May 2008 Surgery June 2008 Chemo Aug-Nov 2008 Cancer Free going on 14 years! My Hero! 🤍🦋


Deborah Kay Brook (Debbie) ~ an ovarian cancer fighter, a sister, a friend, an aunt, a daughter, and a veteran’s wife! She was so full of life and had a determination about her that I completely admired. When she saw something that she wanted or needed to learn how to do ~ Nothing stopped her! […]


On August 21, 2020 Coral Luna Aguirre “Coriss” lost her hard fought battle to Ovarian Cancer at the tender age of 43. After years of being in and out of the ER and various misdiagnosis, in March, they finally told us/her what was wrong. We heard the worst words that you could ever hear as […]


Hi Everyone: friends, family, fellow cancer survivors! As I reach my 5 1/2 year cancerversary I realize I need to share my story and news. Since so many of you either don’t know my story or have forgotten forgive me for taking a minute to recap. My family tree is littered with cancer. My aunt had colon cancer, […]


Kenni’s Teal Story: McKenna Shea “Kenni” Xydias was diagnosed with Stage III Germ Cell Ovarian Cancer shortly after her 2nd birthday. Her symptoms were overlooked by her Pediatrician at the time because she was potty training, and unable to explain what she was feeling. She experienced random fevers, fatigue, lack of appetite, incontinence, and severe […]


My name is Kimberly. I am a recent Ovarian Cancer survivor (finished treatment August 2020). As a wife and mother of five young children, beating this awful cancer was my TOP priority. As a 41 year old, having stage 3c Ovarian Cancer was the last thing on my mind. Feeling as if maybe the baby […]


Kacie Jones Swain

34 years old, healthy. A physician assistant in Emergency Medicine. I have a son and a daughter and was pregnant with twin girls. Around 30 weeks pregnant I developed severe pain. OB thought it was muscle pain. A few weeks later it was unbearable and I insisted something else was wrong. I was admitted and […]