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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Holding hands
Monday 16 April 2018
A diagnosis of ovarian cancer and the resulting treatment can cause emotional and physical difficulties which can impact on your sexuality, sex life and relationships. Here, Lynn Buckley, Clinical Nurse Specialist and Psychosexual Therapist, takes us through her ten top tips for coping with these...
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Awareness stand
Wednesday 28 March 2018
 Sarah and Andrea are both Dispensers and Healthy Living Champions for Lloyds Pharmacy within Sainsbury’s. As a Healthy Living Pharmacy, they do a few campaigns a year to help raise awareness of various health issues. As the Healthy Living Champions, Sarah and Andrea get to choose the causes they...
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GP with stethescope around his neck faces a computer
Monday 12 February 2018
On Saturday, 10 February 2018 I had the pleasure of attended Medical Students’ Day hosted by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) and British Undergraduate Society for Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BUSOG). An annual event in the RCOG/BUSOG calendar, but a first for Target...
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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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