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About ovarian cancer

Target Ovarian Cancer is the national ovarian cancer charity working to save lives and help women diagnosed live their lives to the full, wherever they are in the UK. We provide support for women with ovarian cancer via our website, publications, our programme of events and courses, all available free of charge.

Use this part of our website to get ovarian cancer information, including symptoms, risks, types and stages, as well as top tips on seeing your GP. There is also information for women who have just been diagnosed with ovarian cancer, with a recurrence or terminal ovarian cancer

You can also get support information including support events, our guides and local support groups.

There's also information about familial ovarian cancer, and further advice for younger women. Get answers to your questions in our Ask the Experts section, information on clinical trials, test yourself on your knowledge of ovarian cancer or read our very useful A to Z.

Symptoms Diary app

A bloated tummy, needing to wee more, tummy pain, and always feeling full could all be symptoms of ovarian cancer.

Our free Symptoms Diary app is an easy way to record your symptoms and communicate more effectively with your GP