Education & Research

Topic: Gynecologic Conditions

Obesity and Endometrial Cancer

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Gynecologic Cancers Patient Support Group

This 15-week online support group is for women diagnosed with a gynecologic and/or reproductive cancer who are currently receiving treatment. In this group led by an oncology social worker, patients give support to each other and share resources and information.To join this … Continue reading

HPV Vaccines: Who, Why, and When

HPV is short for human papillomavirus. HPV is a group of more than 150 related viruses. Each HPV virus in this large group is given a number which is called its HPV type. HPV is named for the warts (papillomas) … Continue reading

Obesity and Endometrial Cancer

This one-and-a-half-minute animated video from the Society of Gynecologic Oncology briefly describes the connection between endometrial cancer recurrence and obesity. Please follow and like us.

“Understanding Ovarian Cancer”

SGO’s Understanding Ovarian Cancer video (15 min) features the stories of two patients, with expert commentary from SGO member gynecologic oncologists. Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Shannon Miller shares her own experience with ovarian cancer. This patient-education piece gives viewers an … Continue reading