B.E.A.T.

Symptoms can be non-specific and easily passed off as insignificant. Early detection is best. Together we can BEAT Ovarian Cancer!

Bloating

B is for Bloating that is persistent.

Eating

E is for Eating less and feeling full quickly.

Abdominal

A is for Abdominal and pelvic pain that is persistent.

Talking

T is for Talking, so tell your Doctor, don't wait!

Early Detection

The American Cancer Society estimates that 22,400 women will receive a new diagnosis of ovarian cancer in 2017.

Ovarian cancer is known as the "silent killer," in that many woman do not recognize the signs until the cancer is quite advanced.  Early symptoms may be mild:

  • Bloating
  • Abdominal pain or discomfort
  • Feeling full

Early detection improves survival rates and can save a life!!

Spread Awareness

Stef Ripple will promote awareness and early detection of ovarian cancer through this website, social media and fundraising events.  You can help spread awareness too by sharing the symptoms of ovarian cancer with others, sharing our website and wearing TEAL!

Want a teal Stef Ripple wristband? Fill out this form and we will send you one.

Interested in a BEAT shirt (pictured above)? Please contact us or email us at wefightforstef@gmail.com.

Keep the Ripple Going

Stefanie was always appreciative and the words “thank you” were frequently said by her. So, from her, and the Stef Ripple organization – “Thank you.”