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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What's next for us after Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month?
Friday 29 March 2019
In Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 2019 we have seen some real strides forward. More of you have rallied to raise awareness than ever before. Our symptoms video has now been viewed over 250,000 times. We have sent out thousands of symptoms leaflets, and GP surgeries, pharmacies and even major...
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What does leaving the European Union mean for women with ovarian cancer
Monday 18 March 2019
You may have seen stories in the news about what leaving the European Union (EU) could mean for people who are being treated for cancer. If you – or a loved one – are being treated for ovarian cancer you may have questions about what leaving the could mean for you, and particularly whether it will...
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A GP looking at ovarian cancer symptoms leaflets
Tuesday 12 March 2019
We work towards a future where every woman with ovarian cancer has the earliest possible diagnosis, and the best chance of survival. Educating the medical professionals of today and tomorrow is a crucial part of this work. Research shows that women with ovarian cancer are more likely to make...
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Smear tests won't detect ovarian cancer
Wednesday 27 February 2019
One in five women in the UK (22 per cent) mistakenly believes that a smear test (cervical screening) can detect ovarian cancer, according to research we carried out with YouGov. This lack of awareness means many women are at risk of assuming they are ‘protected’ from ovarian cancer when they get...

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