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Attend the 2016 Joining FORCEs Conference

Designed for anyone affected by hereditary cancer, this conference will educate and inspire you. Join us October 6-8, 2016 in Orlando, FL.

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Get matched to a peer navigator to receive support and a personalized guide for your specific journey. 

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Know Your Genes

Should you consider genetic testing for hereditary cancer? We have compiled resources to help you decide.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Marybeth Harakas

FORCE is grateful to honor a passionate advocate and support volunteer. To help continue the important work that Marybeth started fill out our VolunteerFORCE application,to make a difference, too!

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Research is the best way for the medical community to discover better methods to detect, prevent, or treat cancer, or to improve quality of life.

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New ACS Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines

New ACS Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines

The American Cancer Society (ACS) released new breast cancer screening guidelines, raising the recommended age for beginning annual screening from 40 to 45, and endorsing biennial screenings beginning at age 55. Read our statement on these new guidelines.



The news can be confusing. Cutting through the clutter, our team of medical and research experts reviews media articles and research so you can make better informed medical decisions.

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Newest Joining FORCEs Newsletter is Up

Newest Joining FORCEs Newsletter is Up

The latest edition of our Joining FORCEs newsletter is available online. Read articles on the latest research and stories from people making a difference in the HBOC community.

ABOUT Network: A New Approach to Research

ABOUT Network: A New Approach to Research

We're on a mission to enroll 15,000 people in research. Help us expand expand patient centered research focused on hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

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Rebecca Wood

Rebecca Wood, Albany, NY

Diagnosed with triple negative IDC at 26 years old. Chemo and 2x mastectomy. BRCA1 positive. I am a badass!

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