Education is power! There are 5 main types of Gynecologic Cancers.
Cervical Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Uterine Cancer,
Vaginal Cancer & Vulvar Cancer.
As a group, they are referred to as gynecologic cancers. Each cancer is unique, with different signs, symptoms and risk factors. All women are at risk for gynecologic cancers, and risk increases with age. When gynecologic cancers are found early, treatment works best. That is why knowing the signs and symptoms are so important.
Click a cancer below to learn more.
What do I do next?
It came back positive, I have Cancer. What are my options now?
Well first, just breath. Go shopping, go to a movie, hug your family, eat dessert. But know, as you fight this, YOU COME FIRST! If there is a time for you to be selfish, it is now. You need the love and support of those around you, and you need to support yourself too.
Knowledge is power. Do your homework as to what different treatment paths are. Every case is very different, and caught at different stages. The solution to every cancer may not be a Radical Hysterectomy. It may not have to include Chemotherapy.
Please note: Our staff members are not trained medical professionals. Therefore, our staff will not give any medical advice. This information is meant to be informative, and should never replace a doctor visit.
If you have a medical concern, please consult your doctor.