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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The symptoms of ovarian cancer
Wednesday 28 February 2018
Thursday is the start of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and our Ambassador Susan Calman is sharing her message so that together we can TAKE OVAR this March. I used to be one of the four out of five women in the UK that can’t name bloating as a major symptom of ovarian cancer. Then my role model,...
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Cakes and Kath's fundraising event
Sunday 26 February 2017
Since her diagnosis of ovarian cancer, Kath has been keen to raise awareness and last March held an afternoon tea. My ovarian cancer diagnosis came as a big shock. Had I been aware of the symptoms I’d probably have acted sooner. I’d had a few urinary symptoms which I put down to ‘normal’ issues...
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Sarah Greene
Thursday 23 February 2017
My mother, the actress Marjie Lawrence, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer three weeks before she died. It was too late for anything but palliative care. One in 50 women will develop ovarian cancer in their lifetime. Currently, less than a third of women are confident they know the four main...
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Rachel with her friend at The Ovarian Cancer Walk in Edinburgh
Tuesday 14 February 2017
Since her best friend died from ovarian cancer Rachel has been fundraising with her colleagues at Gap. My best friend was diagnosed with ovarian cancer eight years ago and sadly passed away in December 2015. Raising awareness is important to me and I wanted to fundraise to support the work that...

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