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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Wednesday 22 December 2010
This comes as a key international study published today in the Lancet finds thousands die needlessly from late diagnosis, and that women in the UK are more likely to die from ovarian cancer in the first year after diagnosis, than those diagnosed in other countries.  Experts who carried out the...
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Tuesday 21 December 2010
Target Ovarian Cancer and The Eve Appeal are working together for the first time during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month (March 2011) to build awareness of signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer. Ovarian cancer is the fourth commonest cause of cancer death amongst UK women with nearly 4,500 deaths per...
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Tuesday 14 December 2010
Target Ovarian Cancer supporters are out in force today at the Britain Against Cancer conference in Westminster. Armed with plenty of questions for the policy makers they are pictured here with Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer John Baron MP. Jill Barton attended the session on...
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Sunday 12 December 2010
  Following a number of months of active campaigning, Target Ovarian Cancer is delighted at the forthcoming announcement by Secretary of State for Health, Andrew Lansley, that GPs will be able to order ultrasound scans directly to help speed up the diagnosis of ovarian cancer. The announcement, to...