Black and African-American Quotes

Minorities need to get tested for ovarian cancer. The earlier, the better. We tend to put ourselves on the backburner and take care of the family first. We need to pay attention to ourselves. Many women ignore the pain, thinking it’s only menstrual cramps. But it’s very serious. A pap smear doesn’t detect it. It’s a silent killer.

Countess Vaughn

Countess Vaughn on Ovarian Cancer

Source: Madame Noire, 2014