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IMPROVING THE LIVES OF INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES FACING HEREDITARY CANCER.

October 12-13, 2022
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June 22, 2022

What Chris Evert’s Story Can Teach the World about Genetic Testing

by Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC; CEO, My Gene Counsel Tennis champion Chris Evert generously shared her family’s genetic testing story with the world last year, as Angelina Jolie did almost a decade before. Like Jolie’s story, Evert’s has the...

Physical activity may decrease fatigue associated with cancer treatment

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Physical activity may decrease fatigue associated with cancer treatment

Many cancer survivors experience fatigue during and after they complete treatment. This study looked at the effect of home-based physical activity on fatigue in cancer survivors. It also looked at whether frequent counseling encouraged people...
Atorvastatin ± Aspirin for Colorectal Cancer Prevention for People with Lynch Syndrome

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Atorvastatin ± Aspirin for Colorectal Cancer Prevention for People with Lynch Syndrome

This study will look at how well atorvastatin (a cholesterol lowering agent) works with or without aspirin in preventing colorectal cancer in people with Lynch syndrome. Atorvastatin may lower the risk of developing cancers in...

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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!