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Amanda tells us about her experience of her ovarian cancer diagnosis
"She felt my tummy and said 'your tummy feels very distended'. I thought nothing much of it, I just thought it was my gallbladder." We filmed a chat with Amanda this year at our Being Together day in Maidstone. In this video, she tells us about her experience of being diagnosed with ovarian cancer...
Ursula Martin
Four years after diagnosis Ursula is walking 3,300 miles around Wales
Four years after diagnosis, Ursula walked 3,700 miles round, through and across Wales Ursula Martin was 31 and house sitting in Bulgaria when she was diagnosed with stage 1A ovarian cancer during a Christmas visit home. In early 2014, the now 35-year-old decided to walk nearly 4,000 miles around...
Alison
Alison is an oncology nurse who was diagnosed when she was 40
Dr Alison Farmer is a psycho-oncology clinical nurse specialist in Southampton. She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer when she was 40.  Alison has worked with Target Ovarian Cancer to produce their award-winning information guides for women with ovarian cancer. I had very subtle symptoms, a bit of...
It was a shock when Kerry's daughter, Gemma, was diagnosed
Kerry lost her daughter, Gemma, to ovarian cancer. She now dedicates her time to fundraising in memory of Gemma, and raising symptoms awareness in the hope it saves lives. My daughter, Gemma, had been feeling bloated for a while, especially after meals. As a mum of a two-year-old boy, she was so...

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