Welcome to The Eve Appeal blog! We use this blog to challenge taboos and help raise awareness by hearing from women 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 diagnosed with these diseases.


Q&A with Prof Manchanda on the PROTECTOR Trial

This Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month we spoke to Prof Manchanda, and asked him some questions about his new PROTECTOR trial

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‘Women from every corner of my life rallied around’

Lucy pays tribute to the women in her life who helped her through her mums passing from ovarian cancer.

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‘I can’t stress the importance of dispelling the myth that ovarian cancer just affects older women.’

Sophie shares her story of being diagnosed with ovarian cancer at 34 this Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

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‘One study of medical textbooks identified an absence of accurate descriptions of female genitalia’

Neda, a community gynaecologist blogs about why our training resource will help healthcare professionals in examinations.

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12 marathons in 12 months for Eve

Sophia is running 12 marathons in 2020 for Eve. She blogs about what motivated her to sign up to this massive challenge.

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Dear Mum…

Becky Smith writers a letter to her late mum, Sarah, for our Dear Mum theatre event.

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World Cancer Day – Our vision for 2040

This world cancer day we talk about our vision for gynaecological cancers in 2040 and the research which will get us there.

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Linda Celebrates her 11 Make Time for Tea Parties

This year will mark Linda’s 12th Make Time for Tea party for OCAM, she blogs about what the event means to her

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Let’s Talk Lynch- The importance of talking openly and honestly

Shelley blogs about having bowel and womb cancer and finding out she has Lynch Syndrome

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10 Years of Eve Funded Research

Our Comms Officer, Lydia, looks back at ten years of The Eve Appeal funded research.

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