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.

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GP Nurse talking to a woman
Wednesday 27 December 2017
Over 40 per cent of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer visit their GP three times or more before being referred for diagnostic tests. And almost half of women are initially referred for tests for something other than ovarian cancer. Primary care (such as GP surgeries and GP nurses) plays a pivotal...
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Women at Being Together Brighton
Tuesday 26 December 2017
One of the best parts of our Being Together events is listening to women share their experiences of ovarian cancer. It’s a privilege to hear so many personal stories and we’re often told how valuable and reassuring these open conversations are for women who meet others in similar circumstances. We...
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Callum at parliament
Friday 22 December 2017
My name is Calum and this year I completed 7 weeks of voluntary work at Target Ovarian Cancer. Hopefully this post will give readers some insight into the inner workings of this charity. I volunteered here for two reasons. One is that I’m quite familiar with the charity. The charity has been an...
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A woman having chemotherapy
Wednesday 20 December 2017
We know that chemotherapy can be daunting, whether you’re going for your first treatment or you’ve experienced it before. We asked women from our In Touch group to share what helped them during their chemotherapy treatment. 1. “I can’t do without my iPad and Kindle for passing the time.” Lynn,...

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