The latest ovarian cancer news and blogs from Target Ovarian Cancer, including fundraising, campaigns, research and support news, and blogs from people affected by ovarian cancer. Scroll down for our events listings, including support and fundraising events.

Friday 8 May 2015
Target Ovarian Cancer is very excited to be part of the third ever World Ovarian Cancer Day (WOCD) today, Friday 8 May. World Ovarian Cancer Day is a worldwide event that the charity helped found in 2013. Ovarian cancer communities will united today in a global movement to raise awareness of...
Wednesday 6 May 2015
We’re thrilled to let you know that we’ve produced a short film to help us tell everyone about our Being Together days. Kath Leach, Head of Supportive Services, says: “I’ve been lucky enough to attend a number of Being Together days and it’s difficult to express in words how positive and uplifting...
Monday 4 May 2015
Today, new research has been published that has shown a new screening method can detect twice as many women with ovarian cancer as conventional tests. The study, the largest of its kind, uses a new personalised method that monitors changes in CA125 levels rather than using the same absolute cut off...
Friday 1 May 2015
From the mid-1990s when mutations in the BRCA genes were first identified, to the mid-2000s, I made many requests to GPs and consultants for a referral to a genetics clinic. I was worried that I may well have inherited a cancer susceptibility gene mutation as my mother, her three sisters and three...