Articles for Tag: "BRCA"

Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations? 
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations?
Researchers say it’s only necessary for certain populations or those with a specific health history.
Most women aren’t receiving genetic counseling after BRCA testing 
Most women aren’t receiving genetic counseling after BRCA testing
It can be difficult for individuals to understand their results and options. Learn more.
Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy continues to raise awareness 
Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy continues to raise awareness
The actress’s decision is still making an impact. Learn why.
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations? 
Should all women be tested for BRCA mutations?
Researchers say it’s only necessary for high-risk populations or those with a family history.
Jolie’s mastectomy raises awareness but not education 
Jolie’s mastectomy raises awareness but not education
Despite massive media attention about the star’s breast cancer diagnosis, people gained little knowledge, researchers say.
What your genes can tell you about breast cancer 
What your genes can tell you about breast cancer
Read how genetic testing helped one family uncover a genetic link to breast cancer that has changed their outlook on health and prevention.