TARGET OVARIAN CANCER

TARGET OVARIAN CANCER

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TARGET OVARIAN CANCER

Target Ovarian Cancer is dedicated to achieving a long and good life for women with ovarian cancer in the United Kingdom, and working to improve
diagnosis and treatment of this disease.

Ovarian cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women. Each day in the UK 12 women die from ovarian cancer and survival rates have not improved over the past 30 years. We can and we will change this.

Our core programmes fall into the categories of Health and Medical Research, Education and Advocacy. Our approach is to learn more about the disease, fund research, share information and help women articulate their own experiences, all of which will lead to better care and life prospects for women with ovarian cancer. Similar successful interventions mean that survival rates for Breast Cancer are now 80%, we believe it is time that women with ovarian cancer enjoyed the same life prospects. .

  • Advocacy and Research to Improve Survival

    The UK has one of the worst survival rates for ovarian cancer in Europe – a survival rat... More