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After Charles L. was diagnosed with stage IV colorectal cancer in 2015, he faced the monumental decision of whether to continue with chemotherapy at the expense of his quality of life.

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Breastfeeding for 1+year has also been shown to decrease the risk of #ovariancancer #hellohealth
Using birth control for 5+ consecutive years can decrease your risk of #ovariancancer #hellohealth
Detection tests for ovarian cancer include pelvic exam, transvaginal ultrasound, and serum tumor markets #hellohealth
There is no routine #ovariancancer screening available - there are only ways to detect it #hellohealth
Other risk factors for #ovariancancer: never having given birth/ trouble with conceiving, endometriosis, estrogen replacement for 10+yrs
The commonality of the symptoms make it difficult to distinguish #ovariancancer from everyday health complaints #hellohealth
Common symptoms include bloating, difficulty eating, abdominal/ pelvic pain, feeling full quickly, urinary symptoms #HelloHealth
Ovarian cancer is the 8th most common cancer, 5th leading cause of cancer death #hellohealth
There are a lot of misconceptions about current screening options for #ovariancancer #hellohealth
#OvarianCancer screenings and current recommendations w/ Ochsner OBGYN Dr. Pullman #hellohealth
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