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#ovarian cancer

# ovarian-cancer - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Woman incorrectly told she didn't have gene that increased cancer risk now seriously ill with ovarian cancer
# Our Lady's
# Our Lady's

Woman incorrectly told she didn't have gene that increased cancer risk now seriously ill with ovarian cancer

Nov 18th 2018, 1:21 PM 19,001 Views 21 Comments

The Sunday Times reported today on the case, and the woman has called for all cases such as hers to be reviewed.

# ovarian-cancer - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio teamed up to raise money for a young mum with cancer
# Kate Winslet
From The Daily Edge
# Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio teamed up to raise money for a young mum with cancer

Feb 6th 2018, 11:58 AM 5,537 Views 2 Comments

They pulled out all the stops.

# ovarian-cancer - Friday 22 December, 2017

'A gift that money can't buy': Cork woman gets all-clear from cancer a week before Christmas
# Remission
# Remission

'A gift that money can't buy': Cork woman gets all-clear from cancer a week before Christmas

Dec 22nd 2017, 4:19 PM 18,301 Views 18 Comments

Anne Herlihy was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in September 2014. She is now in total remission.

# ovarian-cancer - Monday 9 May, 2016

Family of woman who died from ovarian cancer donates ultrasound scanners in her memory
# St James's Hospital
# St James's Hospital

Family of woman who died from ovarian cancer donates ultrasound scanners in her memory

May 9th 2016, 6:20 AM 19,593 Views 11 Comments

The scanners were donated to the hospital’s outpatient gynaecology department by the Emer Casey Foundation.

# ovarian-cancer - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay €47 million over talc powder link to cancer
# US
# US

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay €47 million over talc powder link to cancer

May 3rd 2016, 8:32 AM 37,101 Views 25 Comments

The company faces more than 1,000 other talc-cancer lawsuits.

# ovarian-cancer - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Contraception pill reduces risk of developing womb cancer
# The Pill
# The Pill

Contraception pill reduces risk of developing womb cancer

Aug 5th 2015, 11:30 AM 14,797 Views 28 Comments

About 300 women in Ireland are diagnosed with womb cancer each year.

# ovarian-cancer - Friday 9 August, 2013

Photos: These dogs can smell ovarian cancer
# Cancer
# Cancer

Photos: These dogs can smell ovarian cancer

Aug 9th 2013, 9:30 PM 18,320 Views 25 Comments

Researchers in the US are trying to use the pooch’s keen sense of smell to develop a diagnostic tool for the disease.

# ovarian-cancer - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of cancer, aged 41
# Brosnan
# Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of cancer, aged 41

Jul 2nd 2013, 7:57 AM 32,791 Views 35 Comments

Charlotte Brosnan died from ovarian cancer – the same disease that claimed her mother Cassandra Harris 22 years ago.

# ovarian-cancer - Friday 28 June, 2013

Knowing the symptoms can 'BEAT' ovarian cancer, say pharmacists
# Silent Killer
# Silent Killer

Knowing the symptoms can 'BEAT' ovarian cancer, say pharmacists

Jun 28th 2013, 6:45 AM 14,696 Views 8 Comments

The ‘BEAT’ acronym can help women recognise the symptoms of the condition, which affects 300 women each year.

# ovarian-cancer - Friday 26 April, 2013

Do you know the signs and symptoms of the 'silent killer'?
# Ovarian Cancer
# Ovarian Cancer

Do you know the signs and symptoms of the 'silent killer'?

Apr 26th 2013, 10:51 AM 16,080 Views 15 Comments

A new campaign aims to raise awareness of the ‘silent killer’ ovarian cancer, which can be confused with other less serious conditions.

# ovarian-cancer - Friday 27 July, 2012

TCD study aiming to improve personalisation of ovarian cancer treatment
# Ovarian Cancer
# Ovarian Cancer

TCD study aiming to improve personalisation of ovarian cancer treatment

Jul 27th 2012, 11:43 AM 1,806 Views 6 Comments

Study on drug resistant ovarian cancer cells could lead to more personalised treatment of the cancer.

# ovarian-cancer - Monday 19 September, 2011

New surgery technique 'lights up' cancer cells
# Cancer
# Cancer

New surgery technique 'lights up' cancer cells

Sep 19th 2011, 11:55 AM 292 Views 2 Comments

A method of detecting malignant cells by highlighting them with glowing molecules has helped surgeons to identify cancerous tissue measuring just one-tenth of a millimetre across.