It’s known as the silent killer, but a Newcastle woman is making a big noise about ovarian cancer as she battles the disease she knows will take her life.
ABC Radio personality Jill Emberson is sharing her story to push for awareness and funding for research – but also to show there is life beyond diagnosis.
For her that means a return to work, precious time with family and friends, and even a wedding.
Signs and symptoms: https://ovariancancer.net.au/know-ovarian-cancer/signs-and-symptoms/
Local Ovarian cancer support group – SOC: http://www.sochunter.com.au/site/home
Local support group – Hope 4 Cure: http://www.hope4cure.org.au/
Fundraising body for women’s gynae cancers: http://www.womenscancerfoundation.org.au/