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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News
Colin and his family infront of the bus
Wednesday 11 April 2018
Today sees the launch of the UK’s first ever ovarian cancer symptoms bus, thanks to a partnership between Target Ovarian Cancer and Lothian buses. Following years of devoted campaigning from one of Lothian’s employees, Colin Barclay, the signs and symptoms have now been applied on the rear and...
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GP Nurse talking to a woman
Wednesday 27 December 2017
Over 40 per cent of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer visit their GP three times or more before being referred for diagnostic tests. And almost half of women are initially referred for tests for something other than ovarian cancer. Primary care (such as GP surgeries and GP nurses) plays a pivotal...
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Tuesday 8 March 2016
Target Ovarian Cancer is delighted to be playing a key role this week in the launch of the first awareness initiative for ovarian cancer in Wales, with a number of activities taking place including a mass mailing to all GPs and an important roundtable meeting. If a person is diagnosed with ovarian...
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Tuesday 1 March 2016
Today is the start of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 2016. Ovarian cancer can be devastating. Far too many women are diagnosed too late, once the cancer has already spread, making treatment more difficult. When a woman is diagnosed at the earliest stage, her chance of surviving ovarian cancer for...

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