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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Niraparib now available for women in Northern Ireland
Tuesday 29 January 2019
Gamechanging new ovarian cancer drug niraparib (Zejula®) is now available for use in Northern Ireland. This is the first time that women with ovarian cancer in Northern Ireland will have access to the innovative new treatment that is already funded in England, Scotland and Wales. Target Ovarian...
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The NHS long term plan has been published
Tuesday 8 January 2019
Yesterday, NHS England released their long term plan. Rebecca Rennison, Director of Public Affairs and Services at Target Ovarian Cancer, takes a closer look at the plan and talks through what it means for women with ovarian cancer, and those yet to be diagnosed. It can sometimes feel like the NHS...
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Early diagnosis can be improved with education
Friday 21 December 2018
Our report earlier today found that as many as one in every five women (20 per cent) in England is too ill to treat by the time they receive their ovarian cancer diagnosis. We talk through the ways we work to reach medical professionals with ovarian cancer education. Our Head of Primary Care...
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A concerned GP with a woman with ovarian cancer
Friday 21 December 2018
Target Ovarian Cancer has found that as many as one in every five women (20 per cent) in England is too ill to treat by the time they receive their ovarian cancer diagnosis, according to data released this week. Just weeks of living with the disease undiagnosed can make the difference in...

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