Lynn-story
Lynn's experience has made her raise symptoms awareness
Lynn, from Staffordshire, is a postwoman and mum living with ovarian cancer. Like many women, Lynn had never even heard of ovarian cancer, let alone knew of the symptoms. As a result, it was months before she was diagnosed in the advanced stages of ovarian cancer. She now campaigns for symptoms...
Moira-story-diagnosis
Moira shares her story about being diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
Moira feels very lucky she received such a swift ovarian cancer diagnosis, having been oblivious to her symptoms. She’s now working hard to raise symptom awareness so that other women don’t ignore the signs. Looking back, I had every symptom of ovarian cancer but no idea at the time. I’d spent a...
Joanna-Barker-chairman-founder-Target Ovarian Cancer
Founder of Target Ovarian Cancer
Target Ovarian Cancer founder Joanna Barker tells her story. Despite the fact that her mother was already being treated for ovarian cancer, when sister Sarah began to show symptoms no-one realised it was the same disease. My sister Sarah’s road to diagnosis was long and convoluted, like many of the...

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