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Dee is one of the faces of our TAKE OVAR campaign
Dee talks about the need for new treatments for our TAKE OVAR campaign
When Dee was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, she was fortunate enough to be able to access Avastin, one of the handful of newer treatments available. Here she talks about research, the need for new therapies and the importance of hope… New treatments are so important; they give you that extra hope,...
Jennifer
Jennifer wishes she'd known what support was available earlier
Hindsight is perfect – just ask Jennifer. She knows better than anyone how easy it can be to explain away the warning signs of ovarian cancer... My son is a consultant gynae-oncologist specialising in ovarian cancer and yet I still didn’t know I had it! When you get to 68 years old, it’s easy to...
Beth was motivated to share her story after one of our support events
There are many different types of ovarian cancer, including rare borderline ovarian tumours. Here Beth talks about how her doctor’s perseverance may have saved her life and why Target Ovarian Cancer's Being Together day was monumental for her... People say that when you’ve had a cancer diagnosis,...
Teresa found her mental health was affected post-cancer
Like any bride-to-be, Teresa knew exactly how she wanted to look in her wedding dress, but when she struggled to fit into the gown due to a bloated tummy, she began to worry that something might be wrong. After being diagnosed with stage II ovarian cancer, Teresa talks about the effect the disease...

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