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 […]


My story began January 2019 I have been having irregular cycles and a lot of symptoms and the Gastro doctor always dismissed me as have an irritable bowel syndrome. My GYN doctor said you have a very large ovary and enlarged uterus, we need to just do a hysterectomy at this point. Nothing was suspected […]


Andrea’s journey with cancer has started in November 2012. On her 50th birthday in 2012, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent a double mastectomy and reconstruction just a month later. Andrea remained cancer free for several years. Then in 2019 while she was vacationing in Ireland, she began to notice more frequent abdominal […]


Hello my name is Cherry . My story of battling ovarian cancer is a successful one. So about 5 years ago I began noticing that the left side of my stomach was larger than it had been. I noticed while lying on my back that it felt like it was swollen or that I kind […]


I am a 60 year female with no medical issues nor take any medicine. Some of the signs (none really bothered me) were: frequent urination, belching, passing gas, and bowel movements changed in frequency, size and shape. Next, my upper abdomen became distended, and I thought this COVID sure got me baking and eating. By […]