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Ovarian cancer was never on Angela's radar
Knowing the symptoms of ovarian cancer can lead to an earlier diagnosis and help save lives. Angela wasn’t aware of the symptoms, but she knew something definitely was not right. Here she talks about how she faced her ovarian cancer diagnosis and how important it is to be aware of the symptoms…...
Marie wants young women to be aware of the symptoms of ovarian cancer
After Marie and her partner struggled to conceive for two years, she decided to see a fertility specialist. An ultrasound revealed cysts on the ovaries. During an operation to remove the cysts, the doctors found a mass which they thought was an infection. Weeks later, Marie got a diagnosis of...
Doctors thought it was impossible for Janet to have ovarian cancer
Janet’s ovarian cancer diagnosis came as a shock – particularly as she’d had a full hysterectomy with the removal of both ovaries over 30 years previously. Here she talks about her ‘one in a million’ diagnosis, defying expectations and why she’s living proof that you can live well with ovarian...
Despite a difficult diagnosis, Diane has never given up hope.
When Diane’s consultant told her that the tumour in her ovary was borderline, everyone expected her to feel relieved. After all, it wasn’t ‘full-blown’ cancer. Instead, Diane felt more alone than ever. Here she talks about her path to diagnosis, borderline ovarian cancer and why despite some...

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