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These 14 Women Are Grateful For Their BRCA Diagnosis – Here’s Why, November 13, 2017, Reader’s Digest

“I Want to Change How the Healthcare System Views Previvors,” Jenny Wickoff, October 31, 2017, Huffington Post

3 Lessons From An Alarming Case of Mistaken Cancer Gene Test Results and Surgery, October 29, 2017, Forbes

Partner Spotlight: FORCE, October 20, 2017, CDC’s Cancer Prevention Works

I ABSOLUTELY FEEL FORTUNATE – Summerville Woman Took Proactive Steps After Breast Cancer Test, October 18, 2017, The Summerville Journal Scene

Genetic Counselors Struggle with Anthem Prior Authorization Program, Increasing Denials, October 16, 2017, Genome Web

Like Angelina Jolie, Jupiter Mom had Surgeries to Avoid Deadly Cancer, October 17, 2017, Palm Beach Post

Breast Reconstruction Surgeon Dr. Constance M. Chen Launches a Decorate-a-Bra Campaign for Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day, October 15, 2017, Life Pulse Health

WNY Group Confronts Cancer Fears That Hang Over Families, October 13, 2017, Buffalo News

Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer Brave Hard Choices, October 13, 2017, Chelsea Now

Matching Patients to Clinical Trials for People Affected by Hereditary Cancers, October 10, 2017, PCORnet

What to do if Hereditary Cancer Runs in Your Family? October 9, 2017, WUSA9 Great Day Washington

How a Genetic Mutation Made the Cancer Survivor Her Own Best Advocate, October 2, 2017, Philadelphia Inquirer

These Moms Have the BRCA Gene Mutation. Here’s How It Affects Their Parenting, September 29, 2017, The Washington Post

Genetic Testing for Cancer: Beyond BRCA, September 27, 2017, Huffington Post

Reluctance to Learn Genetic Risk for Cancer Grows With Affordable Care Act Repeal Fears, September 25, 2017, GenomeWeb

Comedian Caitlin Brodnick Shares Cancer Prevention Story in New Memoir, September 12, 2017, AM New York

Kathy Bates Reflects on Living Life With Lymphedema, July 2017, WebMD

New Law Could Help Texas Women Afford 3-D Mammograms, July 1, 2017, Dallas News

Safe Under The ACA, Patients With Preexisting Conditions Now Fear Bias, June 29, 2017, Kaiser Health News

Consider Timing and Presentation When Telling Kids About Familial Predisposition to Cancer, June 11, 2017, CURE Today

Pairing PARP Inhibitors With Other Drug Types the Next Frontier for BRCA-Mutated Ovarian Cancers, June 11, 2017, CURE Today

Understanding Mastectomy and Reconstruction Options Can Ease Difficult Decisions, June 10, 2017, CURE Today

Less Invasive Techniques Gaining Traction in Ovarian Cancer Prevention, June 10, 2017, CURE Today

Being a FORCE in Hereditary Cancers for 18 Years: An Interview with Executive Director Sue Friedman, June 9, 2017, CURE Today

Ethical Dilemmas Arise from Genetic Testing for Cancer, May 31, 2017, CURE Today

All in the Family: Discussing Screenings and Preventative Surgery for Inherited Cancers, May 26, 2017, CURE Today

Cancer Drug Trial Volunteer Will Never Know Which Treatment She Got, May 6, 2017, The Journal News

Problems for Previvors, May 3, 2017, TMC News

Ending a Dry Spell of Years Without Treatment for Ovarian Cancer, April 26, 2017, Cure Magazine

Preventing Hereditary Cancer With FORCE, April 19, 2017, WUSA9 Great Day Washington

Life-Saving Tips to Prevent Cancer, April 19, 2017, WUSA9 Great Day Washington

Working Out to Prevent Cancer, April 19, 2017, WUSA9 Great Day Washington

All in the Family: Discussing Screenings and Preventative Surgery for Inherited Cancers, April 17, 2017, CURE Today

Teal Ribbons Out in FORCE, April 12, 2017, Coastal Connecticut

I’m Taking the Reins on My Family History of Breast Cancer, March 28, 2017, I’m Taking Charge

Uncertainty Around New Health-Care Law Could Affect Those at Risk for Breast Cancer, March 15, 2017, Rewire

Critics Say A Republican Bill Would Open The Door to Genetic Discrimination, March 10, 2017, BuzzFeed

California Cancer Rates Dropped During The Recession. That’s Not Necessarily A Good Thing, March 1, 2017, California Healthline

“Angelina Jolie Effect”:  What Should I Know About Hereditary Cancer and Testing?, January 18, 2017, National Society of Genetic Counselors

For BRCA Breast Cancer Survivor, Turning 40 Means More Than a Mammogram, January 10, 2017, Philly.com

In Battle Against Ovarian Cancer, A New Focus on Fallopian Tubes, December 21, 2016, Kaiser Health News

Fallopian Tubes May Have a Big Role in Ovarian Cancer Fight, December 20, 2016, CNN

Rubraca Approved for Advanced Ovarian Cancer, December 19, 2016, CURE

Peer Navigation Program Helpful for Patients with Hereditary Cancers, December 14, 2016, Oncology Nurse Advisor

So Your’re BRCA, Now What?, November 8, 2016, Fred Hutch News Service

Opinions Vary on Lap Walk, October 27, 2016, Dear Abby

Brighton Collectibles, October 7, 2016, WSCV Telemundo 51

Patient Perspective Helps Shape Dr. Rebecca Sutphen’s Hereditary Cancer Research, September 25, 2016, USF Health News

Sue Friedman, Founder of FORCE, Shares: BRCA, Genetic Testing, Survivorship, Prevention, September 21, 2016, My Gene Counsel

Breast Cancer Risk and Psychosocial Adjustment Among Adolescents, September 8, 2016, Cancer Therapy Advisor

Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month: What Young Breast Cancer Survivors Need to Know, September 6, 2016, Young Survival Coalition

Industry, Patient Groups Respond to FDA Draft Guidance on Patient Data Access, August 24, 2016, Mobi Health News

Insurers’ Fine Print May Exclude Health Care Important to Women, August 16, 2016, NPR Health News

Genetic Tests Reveal Role for Preventive Care, But Insurance Doesn’t Always Cover, August 11, 2016, GenomeWeb

Watch Out Men, You Can Get Breast Cancer Too, August 10, 2016, Forward

Women Need More Information to Cope With the Aftermath of BRCA-Prompted Preventive Surgery, August 1, 2016, Oncology Nursing News

9 Questions With a Surgeon: Life After Risk-Reducing Surgery, July 22, 2016, CURE Today

Genetics Labs Hoarding Cancer Patient Data Could Be Impeding Care , July 19, 2016, Newsweek

What It Means to Be at High Risk for Cancer, July 4, 2016, Philly.com

Documentary On Genetic Testing for Cancer To Be Shown, July 9, 2016, Sun Journal

Examining the Relationship Between BRCA and Pancreatic Cancer, June 22, 2016, CURE Today

Cynthia Newsome is Live with FORCE Volunteer Joan Bruns, June 18, 2016, 41 Action News KSHB TV

Surviving … Against All Odds, June 16, 2016, WUSA9 News

Here’s What Men Need to Know About the Angelina Jolie Breast Cancer GeneMay 17, 2016, Washington Post

‘Today Show’ Host Hoda Kotb Bolsters Branford Cancer Fundraiser, April 6, 2016, New Haven Register

CHI Memorial Offers New Support Group For Women at Risk for Hereditary Cancers, March 16, 2016, The Chattanoogan

Three Leading Advocacy Organizations Fighting Breast Cancer Join Cure Media Group’s Advocacy Spotlight Partnership Program, March 28, 2016, Virtual Strategy Magazine

What Every Woman with Ovarian Cancer Should Know, March 8, 2016, Cure Magazine

With Help From Hoda, Berges Raising BRCA Awareness, February 24, 2016, Connecticut Shoreline

If You Want Life Insurance, Think Twice Before Getting a Genetic Test, February 17, 2016, Fast Company

What is Your Family’s Risk of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer? You Have to Look at the Male Side, Too, February 2, 2016, WCSH6 News

Warning Signs of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer, January 26, 2016, Catching Health, Bangor Daily News

Does Cancer Run in Your Family, January 12, 2016, NBC First Coast News

Heart Disease in BRCA Mutation Carriers, January 5, 2015, Oncology Nursing News

Knowledge as Power: Members of the UP Community Tackle Hereditary Breast Cancer with Optimism, Action, December 3, 2015, The Beacon

Local Woman Featured in Cancer Genetics Documentary, December 1, 2015, Click on Detroit

Rockstar Dave Grohl Examines Filmmaker’s Breasts, Because Men Get Breast Cancer Too, December 1, 2015, Forbes

Woman Opts To Head Off Cancer, November 11, 2015, Press Enterprise

Cancer Gene Test Can Benefit Men Too, November 8, 2015, The Daily Mail

XRAYS Aims to Help Patients, Survivors Make Sense of Research News, November 8, 2015, Oncology Nursing News

Exercise May Help Delay Preventive Procedures for Women at Elevated Risk of Breast Cancer, November 4, 2015, CureToday

Women With Elevated Breast Cancer Risk Can Benefit From Regular Physical Activity, October 30, 2015, News Medical

Making Sense of Breast Cancer Research and News, October 30, 2015, CureToday

New Mammogram Recommendations Worry Healthcare Providers, October 25, 2015, Steelers Lounge

Taking Control When Genetic Testing Reveals Cancer Risk, October 25, 2015, Lancaster Online

Empowering and Educating, October 22, 2015, Grosse Pointe News

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Knowing Your Genetics, October 14, 2015, WJLA TV

Caitlin Brodnick Turned a Breast Cancer Scare Into Stand-Up Fodder, October 14, 2015, Hartford Courant

The Road to “Pink & Blue”: Producer/Director Alan Blassberg, October 12, 2015, Variety411

Previvor Finds Her Funny Side, October 6, 2015, Herald-Tribune

Awareness of Heredity Helps Women Know Cancer Risks, October 1, 2015, WTOP News

National Previvor Day, September 30, 2015, CT Style

8 Facts About Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer That Could Save Your Life, September 29, 2015, Nancy’s Point

A Personal Perspective, September 26, 2015, JUF News

The Breast Cancer Gene and Me, September 25, 2015, The New York Times

Can Cancer Ever Be Funny? Comedian Caitlin Brodnick Thinks So, September 12, 2015, The Washington Post

A True Force: Volunteer Ellyn Davidson brings her expertise to national group for hereditary breast cancer, September 10, 2015, Detroit Jewish News

Genetics May Fuel Aggressive Breast Cancer in Black Women, September 6, 2015, Philadelphia Inquirer

What Would You Do If You Found Out You Had The Breast Cancer Gene Mutation? September 1, 2015, SELF

Registry for Patients, Survivors and “Previvors” Aims to Power Outcomes-Based Research, August 31, 2015, Cure Today

Genetic Testing Can Lead to Insights – or Uncertainty, August 13, 2015, Cure Today

Body Double: An Army Soldier With a Double Mastectomy Gets an Unusual Call From Hollywood, August 13, 2015, Runners World

Breast Cancer Panels May Force Women to Pay for Mammography Screenings, August 13, 2015, Forward

USF and Cancer Advocacy Organization FORCE Awarded $1.45M to Advance Clinical Research Network, August 12, 2015, USF Health News

36 Under 36: Sivan Schondorf, July 2015, Oy!Chicago

Sue Friedman on Informed Decision-Making in Hereditary Cancers, July 14, 2015, Onclive.com

Spotlight On: FORCE, July 8, 2015, BFFL Co.

Sue Friedman Provides an Overview of the ABOUT Network, July 7, 2015, Onclive.com

Facing the Risks of Hereditary Cancer, July 6, 2015, NJTV News

Sue Friedman on Informed Decision-Making in Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancers, June 30, 2015, CURE Today

Testing Positive for BRCA - The Genetic Mutation that Raises Cancer Risk, June 11, 2015, WTNH News CT Style

Teal Ribbons Out in FORCE, June 3, 2015, Coastal Connecticut

Ashworth Receives Award From Cancer Nonprofit, June 2, 2015, UCSF

How Genetic Tests Can Reveal a Hidden Family History of Cancer, May 20, 2015, NBC Nightly News

Genetic Testing Moves Into World of Employee Health, April 28, 2015, Associated Press

Previvorship: Managing Cancer Risk Decisions in Unaffected BRCA-Positive Women, April 28, 2015, Oncology Nurse Advisor

Difficult Choices For Women With Genetic Cancer Risk, April 24, 2015, ABC Local 10 News South Florida

At High Risk For Breast and Ovarian Cancer, April 23, 2015, West Point Tidewater Review

Hunt for Deadly Breast Cancer Genes Pools Thousands of Women, April 21, 2015, Bloomberg Business

BRCA Gene Datashare Will Help Detect Cancer Risk, April 21, 2015, USA Today

With BRCA Genetic Testing on the Rise, Insurers Balk, April 19, 2015, Philadelphia Inquirer

GVSU Senior Says BRCAn’t Stop Me, April 13, 2015, USA Today

Genetic Mutations Raise Risk for Breast and Ovarian Cancer, April 12, 2015, Daily Press

Choice Means Everything for Women with BRCA Gene, April 10, 2015, The Virginian Pilot

Angelina Jolie’s Surgery: How Others Face The Risk, April 3, 2015, CBS8 San Diego

Angelina’s Surgery: Covered By Insurance?, March 31, 2015, WebMD

Young Henrico Mom Chose Surgery To Evade Breast Cancer, March 29, 2015, Richmond Times Dispatch

I Have The Same Mutated Cancer Gene as Angelina Jolie, March 26, 2015, Cincinnati.com

The Powerful ‘Angelina Effect’: Jolie’s Impact on Genetic Breast Cancer Testing, March 25, 2015, Lancaster Online

Angelina Jolie’s Latest Medical Decision Resonates with Women, March 25, 2015, Boston Globe

Angelina Jolie Discusses Her Tough Choices, March 25, 2015, Philadelphia Inquirer

What I Share With Angelina Jolie, March 25, 2015, CNN.com

Jolie’s Disclosure Highlights Women’s Painful Choices, March 25, 2015, Stuff.Co.NZ

Who Covers The Cost of Preventive Surgery Like Angelina Jolie’s, March 25, 2015, Money.com

Angelina Jolie Discusses Her Recent Surgery Vis-à-Vis Another Patient That Had the Same Surgery, March 25, 2015, Dispatch Times

Local Doctors Thoughts on Jolie’s Decisions, March 24, 2015, NBC King5 News

Local Women on Removing Ovaries: I’ve Been Able to Be Proactive, March 24, 2015, NBC4-DC

Local Mom Speaks Out On Removing Her Ovaries, March 24, 2015, WUSA9-DC

How the ACA Has Helped Women Like Angelina Jolie, March 24, 2015, MSNBC

Tampa Cancer Survivor Hopes Jolie’s Story Shines Light on Genetic Counseling, March 24, 2015, Fox 13 Tampa - WFLA

Jolie’s Disclosure Highlights Women’s Painful Choices, March 24, 2015, USA Today

Angelina Jolie and Women’s Health, March 24, 2015, LA NPR Affiliate (KCRW)

NY Times Op-Ed Comments, March 24, 2015, New York Times

Lynn Woman Has No Regrets After Preventative Surgeries, March 24, 2015, CBS Boston

Tampa Cancer Survivor Hopes Jolie’s Story Shines Light on Genetic Counseling, March 24, 2015, WFLA News 8 Tampa

Angelina Jolie Has Ovaries, Fallopian Tubes Removed in Hopes of Reducing Cancer Risk, March 24, 2015, CBS NY

Huntington Woods Mother Shares Angelina Jolie’s Decision For Preventive Cancer Surgery, March 24, 2015, WXYZ Detroit

Notes From a Previvor, Winter 2014, Gunnison County Times

A Battle Against Cancer Includes Effort to Raise Awareness, February 4, 2015, Northwest Community Television Channel 12

Forum Focuses on Knowing Facts of Cancer, New Jersey Jewish News, February 4, 2015

Heart Disease in BRCA Mutation Carriers, January 5, 2015, Oncology Nursing News

Etheridge’s Breast Cancer Comments Stir Debate, December 1, 2014, The Courier-Journal

FORCE Letter to Editor of AARP in response to "Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge Beat Cancer and Heartbreak," November 18, 2014

Understanding Ovarian Cancer: Know The Facts, November 7, 2014, Health News Digest

Montville Athlete Supports a Cause That Really Hits Home, October 22, 2014, NorthJersey.com

It Helps to Know That You Are Not Alone, October 23, 2015, Carrollton Leader

Relative Risk, Fall/Winter 2014, Seattle Health Magazine

10 Things to Do Now to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk Later October 11, 2014, TODAY Health

Breast Cancer’s “Previvors,” Fighting the Disease Before it Arrives, October 5, 2014, New Jersey Star Ledger

Flat and Fabulous: Topless Tattoo Selfie Inspires Cancer Survivors, October 3, 2014, TODAY Health

Celebrate Previvor Day, October 1, 2014, Oncology Nursing Society

Miami Beach Celebrates 2014 National Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer Week Sept. 28 – Oct. 4 and National Previvor Day on Oct. 1st, September 26, 2014, News

FORCE Celebrates 2014 National Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Week September 28 – October 4 and National Previvor Day on October 1, September 23, 2014, Oncology Nursing News

Understanding Ovarian Cancer: Know the Facts, September 19, 2014, North American Press Syndicate

What Caught Our Eye This Week: Dr. Susan Love Discusses the Pros and Cons of BRCA Screening, September 12, 2014, National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

Researcher Urges Wider Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer, September 8, 2014, NPR

Cedars-Sinai to Host Symposium on Inherited Cancer Risk, September 4, 2914, Jewish Journal

How Angelina Jolie Changed Things for People With BRCA Mutations, August 20, 2014, Jewish Daily Forward.

Face Your Risk of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Empowered, August 19, 2014, Breast Cancer Consortium

3rd Annual Cancer Fundraiser in Branford Hoping for Big Bucks, August 12, 2014, New Haven Register

ODAC Votes No on Accelerated Approval of Olaparib for Ovarian Cancer Maintenance Therapy, July 25, 2014, Oncology Times

Patient Powered Registry Uses Real-World Experiences to Help Guide Research, July 22, 2014, Oncology Nursing News

Genetic Tests Don’t Always Determine Your Fate, July 17, 2014, HuffPost Live

FORCE for Change, April 25, 2014, Living New Orleans Magazine

Annual Strike Out Cancer Baseball Game Raises Awareness About FORCE, April 22, 2014, Cincinnati.com

30 Days of MADE: Day 6 FORCE, April 6, 2014, Made Woman Magazine

Breast and Ovarian Cancer Prevention, Jewish Federation Holds Forum, April 2, 2014, Hartford Courant

Gene Mutation Increases Risk of Cancer: Zumba for a Cure Raises Money and Awareness for Prevention, Thursday, April 3, 2014, Grand Valley Lanthorn

The Gathering Place to Hold Free BRCA Symposium, March 25, 2014, Cleveland.com

Double Mastectomy: What Price Peace of Mind, February 2014, MORE Magazine

Mom and Daughter Battle Cancer Together, February 27, 2014, Raising Arizona Kids

Should I Remove My Ovaries? Demystifying Cancer Gene Research, February 25, 2014, NBCNews.com

Life Saver: Women With Cancer Gene Should Remove Ovaries by 35, February 24, 2014, NBC News

Removing Ovaries Cuts Risk of Death in Gene Carriers, February, 24, 2014, USA Today

A Family With a Risk of Cancer Tries to Change Destiny, February 17, 2014, The Wall Street Journal

Alumni News: Sivan Kredow Schondorf, North Shore University Health System’s Go to Gal on BRCA Topic, January 31, 2014, Solomon Schecter Day Shabbat Bulletin

USF and Cancer Advocacy Organization FORCE get PCORI Award to Boost New National Clinical Research Network, January 23, 2014, USF Health

The ABC’s of DNA: Is Genetic Testing a Path to Wellness — or More Information Than You Want to Know?, January 2014, The Boca Raton Observer

Hakarat Ha’Tov, Recognizing FORCE, December 2013, The Tablet

Chicago Bears’ Coaches Wives Support FORCE in Fashion Show, November 26, 2013, ChicagoBears.com

Cycle for FORCE, November 17, 2013, Tampa Times (3rd panel)

Addressing the Psychological Impact of BRCA Testing, October 29, 2013, Oncology Nurse Advisor

Before Angelina: Portraits of Breast Cancer Previvors and Survivors, October 28, 2013, TIME

Nevada County Event for Breast Cancer Care, Prevention, October 22, 2013, The Union

My Mastectomy, My Choice, October 20, 2013, Pittsburgh Post Gazette

In Briarcliff — Battling Breast Cancer, October 17, 2013, River Journal

Decoding Annie Parker Shines Light on Genetics of Breast Cancer, October 17, 2013, Mercury News

Who Can Challenge Myriad’s Monopoly in Breast Cancer Gene Tests? October 15, 2013, Forbes

Searching for Breast Cancer Gene, October 8, 2013, Jewish Journal

Weighing Surgeries in Light of a Breast Cancer Gene, October 7, 2013, The New York Times

Same Results ... Different Journey! October 2013, Fabulous 40rties Magazine

Decoding Annie Parker Film Screening, October 2, 2013, WUSA9 DC

Decoding Annie Parker — Movie Premiere Comes to DC, October 2, 2103, Shady Grove Fertility Insider’s Guide

Previvor Day Celebrates Knowledge, Power and Life, October 2, 2013, Penn Medicine

Annie Parker Film a Testament to Breast Cancer Advances, October 2, 2013, The Philadelphia Inquirer

 

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