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#ovarian cancer

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

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Family of woman who died from ovarian cancer donates ultrasound scanners in her memory St James's Hospital

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay €47 million over talc powder link to cancer US

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Contraception pill reduces risk of developing womb cancer The Pill

Contraception pill reduces risk of developing womb cancer

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

From TheJournal.ie Photos: These dogs can smell ovarian cancer Cancer

Photos: These dogs can smell ovarian cancer

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

From TheJournal.ie Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of cancer, aged 41 Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of cancer, aged 41

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

From TheJournal.ie Knowing the symptoms can 'BEAT' ovarian cancer, say pharmacists Silent Killer

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Do you know the signs and symptoms of the 'silent killer'? Ovarian Cancer

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

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

From TheJournal.ie TCD study aiming to improve personalisation of ovarian cancer treatment Ovarian Cancer

TCD study aiming to improve personalisation of ovarian cancer treatment

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

From TheJournal.ie New surgery technique 'lights up' cancer cells Cancer

New surgery technique 'lights up' cancer cells

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.