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MIOCA IN THE NEWS

Please see our news in the archive to the right.

Fighting the Deadliest Reproductive Cancer in Women

June 9, 2015

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). 

Read the entire article and watch the video here.

Teal Track and Trail Raises Awareness

June 3, 2015

Saginaw, MI (WNEM) Channel 5 CBS:  During this informative interview, Teal Track and Trail event coordinator, Marie Heath, shares information about ovarian cancer, the upcoming 5K event, and MIOCA.  In memory of their daughter, Wendy Heath Heiser, and in honor of all women who are battling ovarian cancer, Kirk and Marie Heath will host Teal Track and Trail on Friday, June 12 in Grand Blanc.  Learn more by watching this video.

Ann Arbor welcomes first ever Goddess 5k cancer walk & run on Mother's Day

May 10, 2015

Channel 7 Detroit - WXYZ ABC  (Posted 6:54 am)  People will come together to not only celebrate Mother's Day, but to celebrate each other.  Participants can enjoy the camaraderie of their fellow females as they run or walk their way through the city’s scenic downtown district. To watch the pre-race video coverage, click here .