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Breast Cancer Surveillance and Chemoprevention
Recap of presentation by Drs. Jenny Yoon and Victoria Seewaldt from 2012 Joining FORCEs Conference.
Screening and Nonsurgical Methods of Prevention for Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer
2014 webinar by Dr. Victoria Seewaldt of Duke University on breast screening and non-surgical options for prevention for high risk women.
Does a Common Diabetes Medication Also Fight Cancer?
Article in Spring 2010 Joining FORCEs Newsletter about new test for ovarian cancer risk in BRCA-negative families.
Confronting Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer
This FORCE-endorsed book was written by founder and Executive Director Sue Friedman; geneticist Rebecca Sutphen, MD; and health writer, Kathy Steligo. This book is a comprehensive resource on all topics related to hereditary cancer, genetic testing, and risk-management.
Breast Cancer Prevention Clinical Trials
Search for breast cancer prevention and detection studies through clinicaltrials.gov.
Chemoprevention for Breast Cancer
Article from Winter 2007 Joining FORCEs Newlsetter about different chemoprevention options.
Fenretinide as Chemoprevention for Breast Cancer
Article from Winter 2007 Joining FORCEs Newsletter about research on the vitamin A derivative Fenretinide as an option for breast cancer chemoprevention.