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There are so many stories on FORCE and so many members willing to share their experiences. We hope these profiles can help you connect with our community and get advice from people like you — people who have been where you are today!

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Kelley K.
Atlanta, GA, 22. My name is Kelley and I am 22 years old, single, and have no kids. I recently found out that I am BRCA1+ positive.

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Laura B
Meridian, Idaho, 33. I was diagnosed BRCA-1+ 3 months ago. Three weeks ago I under went a PBL Mastectomy...the most empowering thing I have ever done for myself...

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Michelle
Southaven, MS, 27. I haven't been tested for BRCA yet, but I have another gene mutation that labels me high risk and a family history. I'm getting my PBM in spring '11.

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Karin Aguirre
Auckland, New Zealand, 31. I felt a sense of belonging right away, and being with so many other women who understand the emotions of this mutation, I get teary thinking about it

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Karin C.
Canyon Lake, CA,

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Jill L.
San Diego, CA, 35. BRCA1, PBM and suveillance.

Taylor Treat

Taylor Treat
West Lafayette, Indiana, 19. I was tested positive for the BRCA1 gene 2 weeks after I turned 18. Now I'm a biochem student at Purdue intending on working with the gene first hand.

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Bethanie
Columbia , SC, 41. Found out I was BRCA 2 positive December, 2009. Currently planning on DM with reconstruction in Charleston.

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