krysti_with_a_k Krystina Ostermeyer

About Krystina

Krysti is a 31-year-old wife and mother who also happens to suffer from anxiety and chronic migraines, as well as a meningioma that will be evicted in August 2017.

She writes for both the anxiety, migraine and a variety of other pages for NewLifeOutlook, as her ten years of nursing experience has enabled her to help many people with a variety of chronic conditions in her career.

In addition to her freelance writing and nursing career, she enjoys writing for pleasure. Her son has food allergies, and she enjoys blogging about her family's journey at Visit Krystina's Website

Krystina's Work

Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis

Can Ovarian Cancer be Detected Early?

If early symptoms of ovarian cancer develop, your doctor will order two tests that are used for an ovarian cancer diagnosis.
262 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on March 26, 2018
Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

Understanding What Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Is

Epithelial ovarian cancer is another type of ovarian cancer. 90 percent of ovarian cancers develop in the epithelium–the tissue that covers the ovaries.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on January 29, 2018
Ovarian Cancer Back Pain

The Issue No One Talks About: Ovarian Cancer Back Pain

The back pain that you are experiencing is most likely a result of the tumor itself. Learn more about ovarian cancer back pain and how to manage it here.
2 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on November 13, 2017
Stages of Ovarian Cancer

How Is Ovarian Cancer Staged?

There’s several different stages of ovarian cancer, and the effectiveness of treatment is dependent upon the stage you’ve reached.
373 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on October 24, 2017
Essential Oils For Ovarian Cancer

The 5 Best Essential Oils for Managing Ovarian Cancer Symptoms

Essential oils for ovarian cancer are another type of alternative treatment which may be beneficial to managing the symptoms of ovarian cancer.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on October 3, 2017
Nutrition and Ovarian Cancer

Diet and Nutrition Advice for Ovarian Cancer Patients

Looking for nutrition and food for ovarian cancer patients? – Make sure to pick up these fruits and vegetables the next time you're at the grocery store.
200 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on September 5, 2017
Ovarian Cancer Resources

Resources for Patients with Ovarian Cancer

Finding information and resources for ovarian cancer can be challenging. Use this resource list as a first step to finding the support you need.
1 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on July 14, 2017
Ovarian Cancer and Constipation

Why Does Ovarian Cancer Cause Constipation and What Can Be Done?

Ovarian cancer constipation may be caused by the disease itself, the chemotherapy used to kill the cancer, or the pain medication used.
160 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on February 8, 2017
Ovarian Cancer Menopause

Coping With Menopause After a Hysterectomy

Dealing with the symptoms of menopause isn’t fun — especially if you aren’t at a menopausal age. Learn how to cope with ovarian cancer menopause.
216 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on October 3, 2016
Dealing With Ovarian Cancer Nausea

Dealing With Ovarian Cancer Nausea

Ovarian cancer nausea can be debilitating. Read on to learn more about this symptom and what you can do to ease your tummy troubles.
167 found this helpful by Krystina Ostermeyer on August 9, 2016