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There are so many stories on FORCE's website 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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Voices of Force

Katey
Lawndale, NC, 48. I have had a bi-lateral double masectomy with DIEP flap reconstruction and I am BRCA2 mutated. Married for 29 years with 2 kids and 5 grandkids.

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Rita
Prescott, Arizona, 31. Large cyst found on left ovary. Family history points to the possibility of being tested positive for the BRCA mutation. Waiting for results. Scared.

Amy

Amy
Dallas, TX, 27. I'm a previvor and my sister currently has breast cancer. I am opting for a prophylactic bilateral mastectomy with reconstructive surgery this fall.

Katherine G

Katherine G
New Boston, MI, 41. I am a previvor who had decided to have prophylactic mastectomy with immediate reconstruction and oophrectomy.

Jennifer

Jennifer
Bentonville, AR, 36. My journey has just begun (Jan 2012)

Jennifer

Jennifer
New York, I have family history of cancer and was recently tested positive for the BRCA 1 gene.

Jessica

Jessica
Jupiter, FL, 32. Just found out I was positive for BRCA1 two weeks ago.

PaulaK

PaulaK
Medon, Tennessee, 33. I'm Brac1 positive with a strong family history of both Ovarian and Breast cancer. I am currently choosing surveillance at this time.

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