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Welcome to The Eve Appeal blog! We use this blog to challenge taboos and help raise awareness by hearing from those who have been affected by gynaecological cancers, the people who love them and the healthcare professionals and scientists who are working every day to improve the situation for women and people diagnosed with these diseases.

30% of People Have Never Heard of HPV.

Today is World Sexual Health Day and Eve has launched a guide to raise awareness of HPV & break down the myths surrounding it

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‘I just woke up one day and literally looked pregnant, the cruel joke my body seemed to be playing on me.’

Sunita shares her story of being diagnosed with ovarian cancer to raise awareness and break taboos.

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Open letter from cancer charities to the public

40 charities write an open letter to the public imploring them to take measures to keep people with cancer safe.

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‘I hope by being involved with Eve and speaking up, other women will not have the horrific experience I did.’

Fran writes about signing up to the Trek to Remember this September after being diagnosed with a rare type of womb cancer.

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‘I miss Judith more than words can possibly describe, but I know through this book we might make a difference to someone’s life.’

Cathryn writes about losing her partner Judith to ovarian cancer and why she has released a book in her memory.

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“As someone who has a learning disability, cervical screening was a big thing for me to go and do.”

Get Lippy Ambassador, Ciara, writes about going for her cervical screening as a woman with a learning disability.

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Eve Research News- Annual screening picked up ovarian cancer earlier, but didn’t save lives

The UKCTOCS trial on annual screening for ovarian cancer published it's results today, we blog about the findings.

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Get Lippy because 1/4 of us have felt not listened to in a gynae health appointment

Get Lippy is BACK! We’re here to break down taboos around gynae health & provide expert information and advice.

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‘The Get Lippy Run will always be a favourite memory of 2020 for me.’

Sarah writes about taking part in the Get Lippy Run last year and her nanny Sheila's story with vulval cancer.

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Cervical screening can save your life- I would encourage anyone who can go for their appointment to go.

Emma tells her story of being diagnosed with stage 1a cervical cancer after her first cervical screening appointment.

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