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...
Zowie smiling
Zowie was diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer at 28 years old
Just over a year ago, Zowie was diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer. The 28-year-old mother of two spent over three months in hospital undergoing a full hysterectomy, colostomy and three rounds of chemotherapy. Zowie recently returned to work, ran a 10k in her underwear to help raise money for...
Angela
Angela counts herself lucky after being diagnosed at stage 1a
When Angela was diagnosed with ovarian cancer almost ten years ago, she knew she wanted to give something back. She talks about the importance of early diagnosis and why leaving a gift in her Will might mean saving lives in future… If it wasn’t for a simple conversation with a friend, I never would...
Sara's story
Sara cycled from London to Paris after her diagnosis
When Sara was diagnosed with advanced ovarian cancer, all sorts of questions ran through her head, but the one she remembers most clearly is: ‘Will I live to see Christmas?’ Here Sara talks about the misconceptions surrounding late stage ovarian cancer, cycling from London to Paris and why she’s...

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