"They were there when I needed them."

In this article for Candis magazine, Helen explains how Ovacome supported her after her ovarian cancer diagnosis. Read more

Dion Stallwood

After his sister Fiona passed away, Dion decided to fundraise for Ovacome in her memory, by donating the money that he earns from fixing household appliances. Read more

Finding Lisa

Roger and Lyn Clark's daughter Lisa passed away from ovarian cancer in 2012. They retraced her steps to a remote Pacific island where she used to volunteer as a medical student. Read more

Incredible choir made up exclusively of members affected by ovarian cancer

Meet the choir where every member really is singing from the same hymn sheet – after a life affected by ovarian cancer. Read more

Humbug helped save my life

Gill had dismissed her symptoms of ovarian cancer until the unusual actions of her cat Humbug persuaded her to visit her doctor. Read more

Jewellery that will charm you

To celebrate International Women's Day, PANDORA has partnered with the UK's ovarian cancer support charity, Ovacome, to launch a tulip charm. Read more

Catherine Tyldesley is helping to raise funds for ovarian cancer by wearing this dress

The former Coronation Street star's dress is designed by fashion retailer Apricot, which is donating all profits from the dress to ovarian cancer support charity Ovacome. Read more

Prudhoe Grandma takes to the catwalk to highlight ovarian cancer

Kathleen has been chosen as one of 13 models who have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer to take part in the Touch of Teal fundraiser in London, for the leading ovarian cancer support charity Ovacome. Read more

Don't ignore cancer warning signs

A leading ovarian cancer charity is warning women of menopausal age against confusing common symptoms of the disease with the change. Read more