To provide a forum for MPs and peers to discuss ovarian cancer related issues; to raise areas of concern with government or other policy makers; to raise the profile of ovarian cancer within parliament and seek opportunities to help improve survival and quality of life for women.
1. Ovarian cancer diagnosis and treatment
29/10/2018 - Parliamentary Research
Found: PACK Number CDP-0229, 29 October 2018 Ovarian cancer diagnosis and treatment By Thomas Powell Carl
2. OVARIAN CANCER BREAKTHROUGH BY QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
03/09/2019 - Early Day Motions
Found: biomarker panel for ovarian cancer that may be able to detect epithelial ovarian cancer two years earlier
Risk ratio (RR)
Overall combined HRT
4. To provide more in-depth education about women's health in secondary school.
08/12/2020 - Petitions
Found: women's health such as endometriosis, ovarian cysts ovarian cancer.
5. OVARIAN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
01/03/2017 - Early Day Motions
Found: That this House supports Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month which takes place in March 2017; notes that over
1. Ovarian Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment
30/10/2018 - Westminster Hall
1: move,That this House has considered ovarian cancer diagnosis and treatment.It is a pleasure - Speech Link
2: we need earlier diagnosis. For many years ovarian cancer was known as the silent killer, but there are - Speech Link
3: talking about the debate with someone from Target Ovarian Cancer. We spent an awfully long time talking about - Speech Link
2. Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare
05/09/2019 - Westminster Hall
1: identify images of cats to being able to identify skin cancer in histological sections of biopsies just as well - Speech Link
2: good as leading doctors at spotting lung cancer, skin cancer, and more than 50 eye conditions from scans - Speech Link
3: University Belfast on early prevention, detection of ovarian cancer—my goodness, how life-saving will that be?—and - Speech Link
3. Oral Answers to Questions
15/11/2016 - Commons Chamber
1: number of people waiting more than 62 days to start cancer treatment following referral has increased. Should - Speech Link
2: and treatment for patients with (a) ovarian and (b) bowel cancer; and if he will make a statement. (907200) - Speech Link
3: breast cancer referrals are meeting that 62-day target? Is it not unsurprising that the survival rate over - Speech Link
4. Breast Cancer Screening (Women Under 40)
02/07/2019 - Commons Chamber
1: 40 and with a family history of breast cancer to breast cancer screening services; and for connected purposes - Speech Link
5. Oral Answers to Questions
10/03/2020 - Commons Chamber
1: am grateful to those charities, particularly ovarian cancer charities, that are raising awareness this - Speech Link
2: who are referred on this are diagnosed for ovarian cancer or ruled out within 28 days, in line with the - Speech Link
3: more important than anything else that we get the cancer early, so we can treat it well and give people - Speech Link
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Mrs Sharon Hodgson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5160.
Public Enquiry Point:
Rachel Downing, Target Ovarian Cancer, 2 Angel Gate, City Road, London EC1V 2PT. Tel: 020 7923 5473
Target Ovarian Cancer acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.targetovariancancer.org.uk/
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