Tuesday 17th February 2015

Earlier this week Maddy Osborne (played by Kassandra Clementi) on Channel 5's Home and Away was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Find out more about ovarian cancer, how it's diagnosed and how it can be treated. 

Catch up with this week's episodes on Demand 5. If you've been affected by cancer like Maddy and her family, check out our support information.

Like Maddy, Amy was diagnosed with ovarian cancer too - find out more about her story:

He said: "It’s cancer." I don't remember the rest of the meeting. I couldn’t speak. I felt numb.