Ovarian cancer awareness month is held every February in Australia.
Buy a Teal awareness ribbon pin to wear and start the conversation with family and friends about the symptoms.
Not sure of the symptoms to be awareness of? The Teal ribbon is pinned to the card and situated between the Ovarian Cancer Awareness Wings. Within the feather of the wings are symptoms to be aware of.
Every year it is estimated that 1800 Australian females will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer and is the deadliest of all gynaelogical cancers with a 5-year survival rate of 46%.
Ovarian cancer affects FEMALES of all ages from babies to post-menopausal women. There is no early detection test and over 70% are diagnosed at late stages.