Toni was shocked by her diagnosis, but has found new hope.
When Toni was told she had clear cell ovarian cancer she struggled to deal with the shock. She’d gone in to hospital for what she thought was a routine operation, and come away with a cancer diagnosis. Toni explains the challenges associated with having a rare form of the disease, why she’s so...
Diane wasn't told about the link between breast and ovarian cancer
When Diane was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, she couldn’t help asking ‘why me?’ Despite having already had triple negative breast cancer, no one had ever discussed genetic testing with her or explained the possible link between breast and ovarian cancer. Now Diane talks about her frustration, the...
Tracey's ovarian cancer inspired her to find more passion in life
When Tracey was told she had ovarian cancer, she was torn between wanting more information about her diagnosis and the fear of what she might learn. Here, she talks about how Target Ovarian Cancer helped her to access the right kind of information, and why her diagnosis has inspired her to find...
Lisa
Lisa struggled to accept her new 'normal' after diagnosis
Life after an ovarian cancer diagnosis can sometimes look drastically different to the one you had before. When Lisa was diagnosed with stage III ovarian cancer, she initially struggled to accept her new normal. Now, three years on, she talks about self-worth, the power of acceptance and why her...

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