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June 14, 2021

Actor Chad Boseman’s Death Raises Questions about Colorectal Cancer in African Americans

by Vabren Watts Marvel Cinematic Universe recently announced that Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever is slated to be released in Summer 2022. Though it is exciting to look forward to a follow-up to the 2018 blockbuster hit Black Panther, news...

May 03, 2021

Did Breastfeeding my Daughter Reduce my Ovarian Cancer Risk?

by Tara Haarlander I guess I’ll never know. I had my ovaries removed when I was 40. But if breastfeeding could help some younger women postpone or even avoid an oophorectomy, that is very exciting. Breastfeeding is a Personal Choice It’s a...

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...

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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!

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