Angelina Jolie Removed Ovaries Fallopian Tubes
Angelina Jolie Has Ovaries Removed Following Cancer Scare
By Cristina Arreola | 03/24/2015 - 10:20

Two years ago, Angelina Jolie Pitt had a double mastectomy after she discovered that she carried a gene mutation that gave her an estimated


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Dogs Used to Sniff Out Ovarian Cancer
New Research Focuses on Training Dogs to Sniff Out Ovarian Cancer
By Celia Fernandez | 08/12/2013 - 13:40

Researchers are trying to figure out a more effective way to help diagnose ovarian cancer and they are using dogs’ keen sense of smell to do it.

The University of Pennsylvania’s Working Dog Center has started training three canines to sniff out signature compounds that are evident in ovarian cancer using blood and tissue samples donated by patients.


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