ovarian cancer

Taking aspirin lowers risk of ovarian cancer, new study claims

Low-dose daily aspirin lowers a woman’s risk of developing ovarian cancer, according to new research published in the journal JAMA…

ovarian cancer

A blood test every four months can pick up ovarian cancer early

Taking a blood test every four months could be the best way for women at high risk of ovarian cancer…

contraceptive pill

The contraceptive pill and cancer: the benefits outweigh the risks

The contraceptive pill causes hormonal changes in the body and has long been known to affect cancer risk over the…

Ovarian cancer is usually found too late. A new discovery may help to change that

Researchers from the University of Oxford have identified a marker for ovarian cancer that could potentially lead to much earlier…

IVF can be horrible. Adding a cancer scare to the ordeal is just nasty

Most of us, if we’re in our 30s or later, know someone who’s had to go through IVF. The fertility…

Early diagnosis of ovarian cancer is crucial. So this is what you should know

Ovarian cancer affects about 7,000 women in the UK each year. When it is detected early – that is when…