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This Woman Found Out She Had Ovarian Cancer While Trying to Get Pregnant

"I was in utter shock. I was only 34; this wasn't supposed to happen."

Christina Applegate Reveals She Had Her Ovaries and Fallopian Tubes Removed

The actress and breast cancer survivor recently took the precaution to prevent another cancer diagnosis.

This Company Offers Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer at Home

Experts weigh in on newest home-testing option.

Terminal Cancer Didn't Stop This 87-Year-Old from Attending the Women's March

Mary Tanasse was determined to witness history unfold before her eyes.

Why No One Is Talking About Ovarian Cancer

One of the deadliest of all gynecologic cancers is also one of the quietest.

Why Angelina Jolie Pitt's Newest Preventative Surgery Was the Right Decision—for Her

Find out why the celeb took such drastic measures, and whether it was really necessary.

Tea Could Protect Against Ovarian Cancer

Packed with these good-for-you nutrients, a cup of tea could also protect against a scary disease, new research reveals.

6 Ways to Help Fight Ovarian Cancer

Support Ovarian Cancer Awareness month with these fit and stylish initiatives to combat the deadly disease.

Doggie Howlser M.D.? How Dogs Are Being Trained to Detect Ovarian Cancer

Dogs are known for having super sensitive noses, and some docs say they could sniff out ovarian cancer.

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Ovarian Cancer

Sharpen your knowledge about the ‘silent killer’ during Ovarian Cancer Awareness month.

Shape Shares: Want to Be Healthier? Marry a Runner!

We know running is good for you, but who knew it's this good?

SHAPE Shares: The Truth About Losing Weight

What you see isn't always what you get. Learn just what goes into those pics you see and if the results are possible.

New Blood Test May Lead to Routine Ovarian Cancer Screening

The screening detects the disease in its earliest stages and may become part of your annual exam.

Pierce Brosnan's Daughter Dies of Ovarian Cancer

Family history plays a role, but this "silent killer" can be prevented. Learn 4 ways to reduce your risk.

5 Things You Should Know about Non-Genetic Ovarian Cancer

With the sad news that Evelyn Lauder has died of nongenetic ovarian cancer, we take a look at the most important things you need to know about this disease.

The Pill Cuts the Risk of Ovarian Cancer

If you're on the pill, here's a new health perk: It may reduce your risk of getting ovarian cancer.

5 Overlooked Ovarian Cancer Symptoms

Bloating, cramping, and more who-would've-thought warning signs.

Skin Cancer Special: Stay Safe in the Sun

Skin cancer is on the rise for women in their 20s and 30s. Find out why&#8212and how to protect yourself.

Ovarian Cancer: Good News

Orange, red and dark-green produce may protect against a killer.

Ovarian Cancer: A Silent Killer

Every year, Ovarian Cancer takes the lives of 15,000 women.