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.

News
Thursday 2 April 2015
Hundreds of events, 880 balloons, 4,000 pin badges, over 20,000 symptoms leaflets, 3,000 wristbands, 440 alpacas... and we've reached the end of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. With continued widespread misunderstanding of ovarian cancer, our awareness campaign does not stop here, but today we're...
Blog
Friday 27 March 2015
Angelina Jolie’s bold decision to have her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed is only matched by her bold decision to talk about it so publicly. Angelina has already talked openly about having a BRCA gene mutation, the death of her mother from ovarian cancer, and her double mastectomy two years...
News
Tuesday 24 March 2015
Today’s news has reported that Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed, to reduce her risk of ovarian cancer. Her decision to have a double mastectomy two years ago generated a lot of discussion and increased awareness of both breast and ovarian cancer, and the BRCA gene...
Blog
Thursday 5 March 2015
Last Tuesday I travelled to Belfast to attend the launch of Be Cancer Aware, a new cancer awareness campaign developed by the Public Health Agency in Northern Ireland. The campaign aims to improve the general public’s knowledge of cancer symptoms and encourage people to discuss their symptoms with...

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