Personal stories

Francine Marques. Young women with ovarian cancer: emotional impact and early menopause
Ovarian Cancer Australia (AUS, 2017)
Dr Francine Marques was diagnosed with ovarian cancer at the age of 31. She describes her experiences and how she coped with her diagnosis, treatment and life after cancer.
 (YouTube video)

Julie's story
Ovarian Cancer Australia (AUS, 2020)
Julie was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2016 following investigations relating to fatigue. She describes her diagnosis and treatment.

Aboriginal cancer journeys: Our stories of kinship, hope and survival
Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council; Cancer Council New South Wales (AUS, 2010)
A book of short personal stories from Aboriginal people who have experienced cancer.
  (25-page PDF booklet)

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