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.

Information is correct at the time of publication, please note information in historical news stories around drug availability or statistics may not still be relevant.

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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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Sharon at the Best Practice conference
Saturday 25 November 2017
Up to 90 per cent of women will survive ovarian cancer for five years or more when diagnosed at the earliest stage of the disease. Thanks to your support we are able to work closely with GPs and GP practice nurses to ensure that they are doing the best they can for women with ovarian cancer - and...
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Women with ovarian cancer marching outside westminster
Thursday 2 November 2017
Dozens of women marched on Westminster last week to TAKE OVAR the Houses of Parliament. At our event we heard from Steve Brine, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health and Primary Care, who committed his support for women with ovarian cancer and spoke about the importance of...

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