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.

News
Supporters at Pathfinder Northern Ireland
Friday 14 September 2018
Today the Department of Health in Northern Ireland announced a major shake-up that will see much better access to ovarian cancer drugs across the country, designed to make sure people in Northern Ireland have the same access to cancer drugs as the rest of the UK. Among other measures, the...
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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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Jane
Thursday 31 May 2018
Jane Howarth, 54 from Manchester, was diagnosed with advanced ovarian cancer in 2015. She has been taking niraparib for nine months. This is her story in her own words... “Every night I swallow two pills to control my advanced, recurrent ovarian cancer. The cancer I am told is now incurable. The...

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