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.

Information is correct at the time of publication, please note information in historical news stories around drug availability or statistics may not still be relevant.

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Tuesday 1 March 2016
Target Ovarian Cancer is proud to be working with other charities throughout Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month to raise awareness. Read why it matters to each charity in their chief executives' own words.  Annwen Jones, Chief Executive of Target Ovarian Cancer Late diagnosis of ovarian cancer is a...
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Thursday 25 February 2016
Today, NHS England’s thoughts turn to the future of the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) as it makes a landmark decision following a consultation on next steps for the Fund. Target Ovarian Cancer Chief Executive Annwen Jones has been one of three lay representatives on the Cancer Drugs Fund Panel since 2014...
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Wednesday 24 February 2016
Several news outlets are today reporting a payout of $72m for the family of a woman who claimed her ovarian cancer was caused by talcum powder. This case is in Missouri, US, where Johnson & Johnson have been ordered to make the payout. The jury said the company had failed to warn users of the...
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Monday 22 February 2016
My mother, the actress Marjie Lawrence, died on 16 June 2010, aged 78. She had been diagnosed with ovarian cancer three weeks before her death - too late for anything but palliative care, despite numerous visits to her doctor over the previous 10 months. Her symptoms were mistaken for irritable...

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