Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know Ovarian Cancer is the 6th most common cancer with around 7,500 patients been diagnosed each year

There are several types of ovarian cancer. The treatment for each type of ovarian cancer depends on the type, stage and grade. But, always remember, the earlier it is caught the more change it is easier to treat.

Common symptoms;

  • Bloating
  • Stomach pain
  • Going to the toilet to urinate more
  • Difficulty eating or lack of appetite

Less common symtpoms;

  • Change to bowel habits
  • Extremem tiredness
  • Unexplained weight loss

To find out the most FAQ’s please use the link below

ovarian cancer faqs | Ovarian Cancer Action

**Having one or more of these symptoms does not mean you have ovarian cancer. But, if you are in doubt please contact your GP Surgery to arrange an appointment with the Doctor or Nurse Practitioners**