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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Thursday 31 October 2013
My name is Una Crudden, and I have been terminally ill for four years now with ovarian cancer and am presently half way through my fourth round of chemotherapy. Since I was diagnosed I have been appalled at the lack of awareness, misdiagnosis and sheer ignorance of ovarian cancer here in Northern...
News
Thursday 31 October 2013
Access to cancer drugs around the UK, results of the Be Clear on Cancer ovarian awareness pilots and cancer priorities going forward were all on the agenda of the latest meeting of the APPG on ovarian cancer. The MPs and Lords present, together with the observers heard from two main speakers:...
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Tuesday 29 October 2013
Campaigner and Target Ovarian Cancer supporter, Eilish Hoole, has been shortlisted for a Tesco Mum of the Year Award. The mum of five, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer six years ago, has been a tireless campaigner for raising awareness of the disease. Like many women with the disease, Eilish...
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Monday 28 October 2013
In the news: Roche has released new survival data for women treated with Avastin who have the highest risk of their ovarian cancer recurring. New figures reveal that in combination with chemotherapy, followed by continued maintenance Avastin, that women lived on average 9.4 months longer. The...

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