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
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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The symptoms of ovarian cancer
Monday 19 February 2018
Women in the UK are more likely to consider changing their diet than visiting their GP when confronted with bloating, a major symptom of ovarian cancer. New research from Target Ovarian Cancer shows that, when faced with the prospect of persistent bloating, women may unknowingly put themselves at...
Blog
GP with stethescope around his neck faces a computer
Monday 12 February 2018
On Saturday, 10 February 2018 I had the pleasure of attended Medical Students’ Day hosted by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) and British Undergraduate Society for Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BUSOG). An annual event in the RCOG/BUSOG calendar, but a first for Target...
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A pharmacist at work
Thursday 8 February 2018
Today in the news: NICE (the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) has finished its initial look at funding for new ovarian cancer drug niraparib (Zejula®). NICE has recommended that niraparib be considered for funding on England’s Cancer Drugs Fund, paving the way for the drug to be...