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Established in 2011, the Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance promotes saving women’s lives through the early detection of ovarian cancer and improved treatment outcomes. In addition to community outreach and education, MIOCA provides advocacy, resources and support throughout Michigan.
MIOCA in the news
Fighting the Deadliest Reproductive Cancer in Women
Sadie Hughes miNBC 25
In this interview, MIOCA volunteer and ovarian cancer survivor, Kim Thiel, discusses her diagnosis and the impact that it has had on her life. Sadie Hughes also interviews Denise Railling at Covenant Cancer Care Center who encourages women to listen to their bodies and advocate for themselves.
If you want to get involved in helping women fight ovarian cancer, people across Mid-Michigan are preparing to fight back against the disease. On Friday, June 12th
, survivors and supporters will gather in Grand Blanc for the Teal Track and Trail run to raise awareness for ovarian cancer. The proceeds from the event will go the Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MIOCA).
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