Ovarian cancer is the deadliest women’s cancer with a 5-year survival rate of just
The levels of psychological distress experienced by women with ovarian cancer are incredibly high, with women forced to deal with:
- the severity of their surgery and other treatments that can result in surgical menopause and loss of fertility
- how to tell their children about the impact the disease will have on their family
- coping with changes in their body that impact on their sexual functioning and relationship with their partner
- the very real fear they experience when their cancer comes back, which unfortunately is a reality for the majority of women diagnosed with advanced ovarian cancer
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Dry July is a fundraising campaign aimed at challenging social drinkers to change their habits for a month and make some healthy lifestyle changes. We would encourage people to drink responsibly and stick to the recommended daily guidelines for the rest of the year. We advise heavy drinkers or people dependent on alcohol to speak with their GP before signing up to Dry July.