Originally Posted by Amelorn
I have my mother dying in the next room of uterine cancer. I was pondering this some time ago, "Why is it that breast cancer publicity is ubiquitous, and female gynaecological cancer is woefully under-championed in comparison? Ovarian gets some trivial press, and no one hears of uterine cancer at all.
Sorry for your mum..
Mine died years ago from brain tumour and it was very hard to handle emotionally..
Brain tumours, bowel and uterine cancer are obviously more disturbing to the average person in the street than breast cancer..
Brain tumours have terrible recovery rates and people are terrified by them and bowel/uterine are still suffering from the sexual/scatological references they carry...