Blog

Welcome to The Eve Appeal blog! We hope to use this blog to challenge the taboo and help raise awareness by blogging about gynaecological cancer and hearing from brave women who have agreed to share their own experiences.

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-Smear-Feature

A vaccine doesn’t mean immunity

The Eve Appeal respond to study suggesting women who've had the HPV vaccine may only need three smear tests in their lifetime

Full article

#TeamEve launch dedicated information resource – Hereditary Cancer Matters

Team Eve launch Hereditary Cancer Matters as research findings show a clear knowledge gap in vital cancer info provision

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-Lea-Tirabasso-Feature

Cancer and the Arts…

Léa Tirabasso shares her experience of ovarian cancer; inspiring her latest dance project "The ephemeral life of an octopus"

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Staff-Athena-Lamnisos

Saying the word vagina is not brave, it’s NORMAL

The Eve Appeal's CEO Athena Lamnisos shares with us why it's so important we normalise conversations about gynae health

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-Lydia-Brain-Feature

#WombWednesday: No age is too young for womb cancer

Lydia Brain was just 22 years old when she discovered a lump in her womb - she shares her experience for #WombWednesday

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-HPV-Feature

HPV screening better at detecting cervical cancer than smear | #GynaeMonth

Dr Adeola Olaitan shares her views on the recent news that HPV screening could better detect cervical cancer than smear tests

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-Rachel-Wain-Feature

Rach Against The Sewing Machine | #SipandSew campaign

Rachel Wain talks us through her lace creation for the Butterick #SipandSew campaign; all in the name of gynae cancers!

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-Vaishali-Patel-Feature

#WombWednesday: The fear of losing my ability to have a family

Vaishali Bamania recounts her experience of womb cancer and the fear of infertility in our latest #WombWednesday blog

Full article

Saks Hair & Beauty smash past £100,000 fundraising target!

Saks Hair & Beauty have smashed their £100,000 fundraising target all in aid of #TeamEve and women's cancers #thankyou

Full article

The-Eve-Appeal-Blog-Laura-Smith-Feature

Never fear your smear – a cancer diagnosis and a new-born | #GynaeMonth

Laura Lodge shares her very personal experience of being diagnosed with cervical cancer at just 29 in support of #GynaeMonth

Full article