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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Bloated tummy graphic
Thursday 10 May 2018
Awareness of the symptoms of ovarian cancer is low both among the general population and health professionals, but we know that early diagnosis saves lives. Just five per cent of women in the UK can name bloating as one of the symptoms of ovarian cancer, but if more women knew the symptoms of...
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World Ovarian Cancer Day
Wednesday 9 May 2018
For World Ovarian Cancer Day our Chief Executive Annwen Jones wrote an article for NHS England reflecting on the progress being made to tackle the disease and setting out the challenges going forward.  Today I am thinking of the 230,000 women diagnosed worldwide every year and their loved ones as...
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Tuesday 8 March 2016
Target Ovarian Cancer is delighted to be playing a key role this week in the launch of the first awareness initiative for ovarian cancer in Wales, with a number of activities taking place including a mass mailing to all GPs and an important roundtable meeting. If a person is diagnosed with ovarian...
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Tuesday 1 March 2016
Today is the start of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month 2016. Ovarian cancer can be devastating. Far too many women are diagnosed too late, once the cancer has already spread, making treatment more difficult. When a woman is diagnosed at the earliest stage, her chance of surviving ovarian cancer for...

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