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 2 September 2009
Barack Obama, President of the United States launched September's Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in the States by declaring renewed support for women battling the disease and their families. The President, whose mother died of ovarian cancer at 53 year of age, is known for his commitment to wage...
Wednesday 26 August 2009
Delays in diagnosis for ovarian cancer - putting women at risk - are highlighted in Dr Willie Hamilton’s new research published in the British Medical Journal today (August 26). In news reports today on Sky News and the BBC, Target Ovarian Cancer says the study confirms its own research findings...
Monday 3 August 2009
Carrying a mutated copy of a BRCA1 or 2 gene increases your risk of familial ovarian cancer, but this important study identifies new coding which could help identify others at increased risk of developing the disease. In the future it could lead to new approaches to prevent or treat the disease....
Saturday 1 August 2009
Four ovarian cancer charities have taken the lead in supporting the development of the first site specific cancer awareness measure as part of the National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative (NAEDI).* Jointly funded by Ovacome, Ovarian Cancer Action, The Eve Appeal and Target Ovarian Cancer,...