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Diane’s Story

A woman in hospital

“Ovarian cancer has symptoms that often are masked as other more common things and are overlooked by medical people and the unwell person, so diagnosis often comes after the disease is well advanced and too late to be cured.” – Diane Diane from Ashburton was diagnosed with stage 3C high-grade serous ovarian cancer in November […]

Young Ovarian Cancer Survivor Shares Story To Help Others

A woman in a hospital bed smiling as her father kisses her forehead

Article written by Hannah Martin for Stuff NZ  Read the full article here A young Tongan woman lost half her large intestine, a chunk of her diaphragm and her fertility to a cancer she had never heard of. Alisi Jack-Kaufusi was 24 when she was diagnosed with a rare mix of two ovarian cancers in […]