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Lifestyle Changes to Manage Ovarian Cancer

Authors:
  • Amy Scholten, MPH
Publication Type:

Condition InDepth

Lifestyle Changes to Manage Ovarian Cancer

Lifestyle changes can help:

  • Strengthen the body to cope better with treatment
  • The immune system to fight against cancer
  • Improve mood
  • Prevent other medical problems

References

  • Menopause. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://www.dynamed.com/condition/menopause. Accessed March 23, 2022.
  • Ovarian cancer. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: https://www.dynamed.com/condition/ovarian-cancer. Accessed March 23, 2022.
  • Ovarian cancer. Merck Manual Professional Version website. Available at: http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/gynecology-and-obstetrics/gynecologic-tumors/ovarian-cancer. Accessed March 23, 2022.
  • Ovarian epithelial, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal cancer. National Cancer Institute website. Available at: https://www.cancer.gov/types/ovarian/patient/ovarian-epithelial-treatment-pdq. Accessed March 23, 2022.
  • Stay healthy. American Cancer Society website. Available at: https://www.cancer.org/healthy.html. Accessed March 23, 2022.

Contributors

  • Nicole Meregian, PA
Last Updated:
2021-11-23

This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.