Cancer in your 'Pocketbook'

Jordan, Sandra
September 2011
Washington Informer;9/29/2011, Vol. 46 Issue 98, p18
The article offers insights from Sharon K. McGhee on her fight on ovarian cancer. McGhee states that she was diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian cancer in 2009. It mentions the risk factors of ovarian cancer which include obesity, older age, and fertility drugs. McGhee says that she decided to presents monologues to address the effect of cancer such as depression and to present the cultural difference on how Black women and white women face their disease.


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