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.

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Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month
Wednesday 29 August 2018
Join us and raise awareness of ovarian cancer this September for Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month.  Ovarian cancer is one of five gynaecological cancers, along with womb cancer, cervical cancer, vaginal cancer and vulval cancer.  Smear tests do not detect ovarian cancer Awareness of ovarian...
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Elaine training for Richmond RunFest
Wednesday 8 August 2018
Elaine is training to run a 10K for her mum who was diagnosed in 2016, and in memory of her mum’s friend Glenda, who died of ovarian cancer earlier this year. Read on for her round-up of why she’s running, how she’s preparing and how the heatwave has affected her training… To me, superheroes aren’t...
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Adele and Zinzi
Wednesday 25 July 2018
July is Ethnic Minority Cancer Awareness Month, and Target Ovarian Cancer is sharing stories of two inspirational women. Dee and Hema have spoken about how they have been affected by ovarian cancer - and why it's so important to talk about ovarian cancer in their communities. Hema Chopra "My mum...
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The symptoms of ovarian cancer
Wednesday 28 February 2018
Thursday is the start of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and our Ambassador Susan Calman is sharing her message so that together we can TAKE OVAR this March. I used to be one of the four out of five women in the UK that can’t name bloating as a major symptom of ovarian cancer. Then my role model,...

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