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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football tournament
Monday 12 August 2019
This summer Giorgio combined his love of football with his drive to raise awareness by organising a charity tournament. Here he talks about how he planned the day and the amazing support he received from his family, friends and the local community... I lost my auntie to ovarian cancer eight years...
News
Thursday 25 July 2019
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has for the first time approved a breakthrough ovarian cancer drug from the first round of treatment. Olaparib (Lynparza®) is one of a new generation of drugs known as PARP inhibitors, which work by stopping cancer cells from repairing...
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Blog about ovarian cancer and obesity
Wednesday 24 July 2019
Risk factors connected to cancer are sometimes exaggerated in the media and public campaigns, and recently, the link between ovarian cancer and obesity has resurfaced. But is there actually a link between obesity and ovarian cancer, and how reliable is the science? In their recent campaign, Cancer...
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It's time to TAKE OVAR GP training
Thursday 18 July 2019
An early diagnosis of ovarian cancer should be the norm. Too many women experience misdiagnosis and delays because GPs are not appropriately educated or supported to diagnose ovarian cancer quickly. Here’s what Target Ovarian Cancer are doing about it… Investing in education In the past 12 months...

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