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News
Monday 20 July 2015
The Independent Cancer Taskforce has published a new cancer strategy for England. The new strategy aims to save 30,000 lives a year and increase the ten year survival rate across all cancers. It is built around six 'strategic priorities': A commitment to prevention and public health, particularly...
Blog
Wednesday 15 July 2015
“It was a significant day when I managed to sit comfortably by a swimming pool on holiday in a swimming costume”. In the second of three blogs about her experience of ovarian cancer, Sarah talks about her body image throughout and after treatment. At the end of my chemo it was a hot summer and I...
News
Monday 13 July 2015
Today, the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has announced that it has rejected olaparib (Lynparza).   This decision comes after both the Cancer Drugs Fund and NICE rejected the drug on cost grounds in England and Wales. Olaparib was being assessed as a maintenance treatment of relapsed platinum-...
News
Friday 10 July 2015
Today, we have launched a free Symptoms Diary app to help women who are concerned about ovarian cancer record their symptoms and talk to their GP. The Symptoms Diary app is free to download, and will help women accurately record their symptoms and communicate more effectively with their GP. The app...

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