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January 18, 2022

From Previving to Advocating for Veterans! How My Inherited Mutation Led Me to a New Career Path Promoting Research

By Claudia Gilmore Gutierrez Starting a new job in my third trimester was not in my birth plan. But I'd been waiting for an opportunity like this for nearly 15 years, ever since I’d received a phone call from a genetics counselor that forever...

January 06, 2022

Debbie Denardi: Finding Community With Hereditary Cancer

by: Jennifer Bringle, contributing writer for BreastCancer.org Note: This blog was originally published on the website of  Breastcancer.org. FORCE is grateful to our partners at Breastcancer.org for capturing Debbie’s powerful story in this...

December 22, 2021

Let’s Talk About It: Hereditary Cancer

by Caitlin Meyer Krause This month marks two years since I received the call from my genetic counselor about testing positive for a genetic mutation; this was just a few short months after the first of my family members had received the same call....

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