Ovarian Cancer Prevention

BRCA And Me: The Impact Of Screening High-Risk Women Against Ovarian Cancer

Caroline Presho | Posted 05.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Presho

Eight years ago, I had a double mastectomy when I was just 35 years old. Four years later, I had my ovaries and fallopian tubes removed. Yet I hadn't had a cancer diagnosis, or even signs or symptoms. This was purely an act of prevention.

Embracing Chemo-Induced Hair Loss - The Warrior Within

Fiona Munro | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Fiona Munro

When I was diagnosed with cancer I had long blonde hair, so the prospect of losing it was a bit of a shock.

Cancer Report Card

Gabrielle Harris | Posted 23.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Gabrielle Harris

Form Teacher Although we were a little disappointed to see Gabrielle back with us this year we are delighted to see that she has maintained her posit...

Why Did Angelina Have Her Ovaries And Fallopian Tubes Removed?

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Angelina Jolie Pitt has revealed her decision to have her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed after early signs of cancer were detected. The actres...

Taller Women 'At Higher Risk Of Ovarian Cancer'

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 04.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to a team of Oxford academics, women blessed in the height department have an increased risk of developing ovarian cancer. Researchers fr...

Kyrsty Jade Hazell

Why British Ovarian Cancer Survival Rates Are Flagging Behind

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to a study by the Ovarian Cancer Action, ovarian cancer survival rates for British women lag behind the rest of Europe, with one woman dying...

The Drug That 'Slows Ovarian Cancer Growth' By Six Months

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists have trialed a drug that can potentially slow down the progression of ovarian cancer down by up to six months. Trial leader Dr Amit Oza,...

Aggie Cycles Kenya!

Aggie MacKenzie | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Aggie MacKenzie

Never one to be shy of taking up a challenge (Dancing on Ice, Total Wipeout, MasterChef to name a few), my next death-defying adventure is a 400km cycle ride in Kenya, on behalf of Women V Cancer.