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Honoring the Life of Teri Woodhull

January 13, 2021

Honoring the Life of Teri Woodhull

With deep sadness we share that this week the FORCE Community has lost a tireless volunteer, an enthusiastic leader, a dedicated advocate, a patient and a dear friend. Teri Woodhull passed away on January 10th, 2021 after a decade-long battle with...

Pandemic Previvors

November 06, 2020

Pandemic Previvors

Previvors know the feeling of stress all too well. Staying one step ahead of cancer is challenging under the best of circumstances, and COVID-19 has only made it harder to manage cancer risk. Measures to stop the virus from spreading have made it...

Including Men in Breast Cancer Trials (Finally!)

September 03, 2020

Including Men in Breast Cancer Trials (Finally!)

by Bob Riter When I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1996, I was told, “We don’t have much data about breast cancer in men, so we’ll treat you pretty much like we would treat a post-menopausal woman with breast cancer.” I knew it was...

Meet Our Community

Meet Our Community

Our impact is best shared through the stories of our growing community. Read about the survivors and previvors facing hereditary breast, colorectal, endometrial, ovarian, pancreatic and prostate cancers as a result of a BRCA, ATM, PALB2, CHEK2, PTEN or other inherited gene mutation and those with Lynch syndrome. We are comprised of many mutations and many cancers but we are one community!

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