I've Tested Positive, Now What?
Genetic testing for an inherited gene mutation linked to endometrial cancer can help women with or without endometrial cancer make medical decisions, protect their own health and the health of their relatives.
We've compiled expert-reviewed resources to help you understand your risk for cancer, and take steps to protect your own health and the health of your relatives. Click on each topic below to learn more. If you need additional guidance, please sign up for our Peer Navigation Program. You are not alone.
Genetic testing for people diagnosed with endometrial cancer
Inherited mutations linked to endometrial cancer
Genetic testing: How to get started
Speak with a genetic counselor
Paying for genetic counseling and testing
Screening and prevention options
Screening for endometrial cancer
Medications to reduce endomterial cancer risk
FORCE checklist: Hysterectomy Surgery
Video: What's New in Gynecologic Cancer Screening and Prevention?
Video: Cancer Risks, Screening and Prevention for People with Lynch Syndrome
Biomarkers, targeted and immunotherapies
DNA damage repair and cancer treatment
Mismatch repair and MSI-high cancers
Endometrial cancer stages and treatment
Video: What's New in Gynecologic Cancer Treatment?
Video: What's New in Hereditary Cancer - Lynch Syndrome
Video: Biomarkers and Liquid Biopsies
Video: What are Targeted Therapies and Immunotherapies?
Treatment studies enrolling people diagnosed with endometrial cancer
XRAY reviews of research related to endometrial cancer treatment
Managing menopause without hormones
Managing menopause with hormones
Video: Menopause Management without Hormones
Video: Early Onset Menopause Management with Hormones
Video: Long Term Consequences of Menopause
Nutrition, exercise and weight
Palliative and integrative care
Video: Treatment Side Effects & Cancer Survivorship
Video: Complementary & Integrative Medicine
Video: Sexuality & Intimacy for Women
Video: How palliative care can help people at any stage of diagnosis
Cancer treatment & fertility preservation
Assisted reproductive technology (ART)
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
Paying for fertility care & assisted reproductive technology
Video: Fertility and Parenting Issues for Survivors and Previvors
Video: Exploring Your Family Planning Options Through Assisted Reproduction
Collecting and sharing health information
Sharing genetic test results with adult relatives
Brochure: The Genes Between Us
Video: Sharing Information with Children
Worksheet: Sharing with Family
Sharing information with children
Portal: Family History and Genealogy
Booklet: Talking about BRCA in your family tree
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- Meetings in American Sign Language
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- People of Color
- Young Previvors
- Young Survivors
Attend a support meeting or event
Participate on our message boards
Join our Private Facebook Group
Video: Participating in Clinical Trials for People with Inherited Mutations: Why, When and How
Search for treatment clinical trials
Search for screening and prevention clinical trials
Search for quality of life studies
We offer a variety of options for support from trained volunteers and community members. Virtual and in-person support meetings, community forums and peer navigators assure that you are not alone.
These resources can help you prepare to communicate about your health history or genetic test results with relatives.
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We provide information and resources for managing the symptoms and effects of menopause with and without hormones.