Sunita's story ovarian cancer
Like many younger women dealing with an ovarian cancer diagnosis, Sunita had to balance her health needs with her desire to one day start a family. Here she talks about fertility, creative distractions, and why it can be hard to talk to her family… I was only 33 when I was diagnosed with ovarian...
Della's story
Della is passionate about raising awareness in her community
Della didn’t know many black people who had been affected by cancer. So when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010 (and later ovarian cancer) she was determined to see more people in her community represented in national cancer awareness campaigns… I want to educate people about ovarian...
Mandy's story
Mandy has taken part in our online support events during lockdown...
My name is Mandy. I have recurrent ovarian cancer and it’s been more than five years since my diagnosis. This is my story… I would say things began in late 2013, but like many women with ovarian cancer, I’d been experiencing symptoms before that. And like many women, I put them down to the onset of...
Amy's ovarian cancer was discovered after she had fertility tests
Despite presenting to medical professionals with a number of ovarian cancer symptoms, Amy waited many months for a diagnosis. Here she talks about her struggle for answers, the power of positivity and why – ultimately – it was hope that helped her through… I think it’s the missed opportunities that...

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