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.

Blog
Rachel
Friday 19 August 2016
My name is Rachel and in June 2017, I will be taking part in a Ben Nevis trek to raise funds for Target Ovarian Cancer. As a student, I knew very little about this type of cancer. I was aware of its existence as I have heard about it through news articles or fundraising events that I came across,...
Blog
Adam Rosenthal at Ask the Experts in June
Thursday 18 August 2016
Earlier this summer we held the hugely successful Ask the Experts conference. We were joined by top clinicians and researchers who spoke about the latest advances in surgery, targeted treatment and the latest research. Our first speaker was Mr Adam Rosenthal, Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist...
News
Kate and Shani
Monday 15 August 2016
Target Ovarian Cancer aims to help more women with ovarian cancer access information on their familial risk with a brand new guide on genetic testing and hereditary ovarian cancer, out today. Around 7,100 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year in the UK, and 15-20 per cent of these...
Blog
Hilary by a fountain
Friday 12 August 2016
Using a cold cap can help to keep your hair (or most of it) during chemotherapy treatment. Three years ago I was diagnosed with primary peritoneal cancer after keyhole surgery. It came as such a shock. Over the next couple of weeks I learnt that I was going to have weekly chemotherapy for 18 weeks...

Pages