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.

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Start Making Noise
Wednesday 1 March 2017
March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Over 7,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer each year in the UK, and unfortunately 4,100 women die from the disease each year. Recent research by Target Ovarian Cancer shows an alarmingly low awareness of the symptoms among woman over 50 – who are...
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Kate and Shani
Monday 27 February 2017
Today sees the publication of new research, which shows that screening women at high risk of ovarian cancer every four months may reduce the likelihood of them being diagnosed with advanced ovarian cancer. The United Kingdom Familial Ovarian Cancer Screening Study (UKFOCSS) is a long-term study...
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Cakes and Kath's fundraising event
Sunday 26 February 2017
Since her diagnosis of ovarian cancer, Kath has been keen to raise awareness and last March held an afternoon tea. My ovarian cancer diagnosis came as a big shock. Had I been aware of the symptoms I’d probably have acted sooner. I’d had a few urinary symptoms which I put down to ‘normal’ issues...
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The top of the research poster
Thursday 23 February 2017
Target Ovarian Cancer is proud to be exhibiting at the Cancer Research UK early diagnosis research conference today. This is a high-profile conference bringing together people who have been diagnosed with cancer, policymakers, health professionals, charities and scientific researchers. Exhibiting...

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