Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance — Comfort Kits

One of the many ventures of the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance is the creation and distribution of Comfort Kits. Remember, Colorado Gives Day is December 6. Each charity that receives 10% of the total amount raised for the day ALSO receives 10% of the $1 million Incentive Fund! You can even schedule your gift in…

CCGYNONC 2016 COCA Teal Gala

CCGYNONC at the 2016 COCA Teal Gala

The 2016 Teal Gala was wonderful and the team at CCGYNONC had a stellar time. Thank you to all who attended and donated! Proceeds from COCA’s Teal Gala support vital programs such as Nicki’s Circle Information and Support Groups, COCA Cares Financial Assistance Program, COCA’s Ovarian Cancer Resource Guide, Comfort Kits, and ovarian cancer awareness efforts…

Tips for Women Fighting Cancer

Tips for Women Fighting Cancer

Check out this great article by Sherry Pollex explaining tips for women fighting cancer during her personal experience with stage three ovarian cancer .  You have so many reasons to feel sad, angry, frustrated and helpless – and I have no single answer to make it all go away. But I can tell you talking about it…

Genetic Predisposition For Ovarian Cancer

Genetic Predisposition For Ovarian Cancer

An estimated 15 percent of ovarian cancer diagnoses are linked to genetic predisposition, or hereditary factors passed down through family genes. The vast majority of hereditary breast and ovarian cancers are caused by mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes. In the general population, these mutations occur in one out of 500 people. With an…

CCGYNONC Proud Sponsor for Teal Gala 2016

CCGYNONC Proud Sponsor for COCA Teal Gala 2016

Colorado Center for Gynecologic Oncology is a proud sponsor for the upcoming 3rd Annual COCA Teal Gala, set to take place October 19th, 2016! The 3rd Annual Teal Gala begins Wednesday, October 19th, 2016!  Located at Mile High Station, 2027 Old West Colfax Ave Denver, CO 80204. The event will begin with a Reception and Silent Auction at…