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The Decision

By Marcia Mabee

Life was good for my husband, Tim, and me in the fall of 2007. We managed a small company Tim had founded. He provided medical publishing services for clients and I provided executive and federal representation services for non-profit public health organizations. We were able not only to support ourselves well, but also provide critical financial support for Tim’s 26 year old daughter who is severely learning-disabled. I, and we, had no other children.

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Ovarian Cancer…A Three-Part Series

By Karen
 
1. Quite the Journey. The First Step.

What a kick in the pants! Cancer! Who would have thought?

Have you experienced over a 12-week length of time:

  • Exhaustion! or
  • Frequent urination-
  • Head ache -
  • Constipation-
  • Infrequent lower back pain-

I had all these symptoms for more than two years on and off and I didn’t think of any of these as being connected or relevant. All women experience these “symptoms.” What is normal? What should you complain about? I was clueless.

Ovarian cancer is known as the whisperer disease and with good reason.

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