Joining FORCEs Newsletter

Joining FORCES is the FORCE newsletter with news, views and supportive information for individuals concerned about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

What's New

New FORCE Website

Have you visited FORCE lately? Our new website is now live at We’ve simplified the navigation to help you more quickly navigate through the site and find the information and resources you need. Review more than 1,000 pages of expert-reviewed educational materials, on-demand webinars, taped conference sessions, and the latest research.

FORCE Receives a CDC Grant for the XRAYS program

What does the latest research mean for you and our community? FORCE will expand our coverage of new and emerging research through a grant from the CDC-supported Examining the Relevance of Articles for Young Survivors (XRAYS) program. Made possible by the EARLY Act, this funding will develop a system for rating the accuracy and relevance of reports on new research and publishing reviews on our website.

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Recognize a Loved One

Wherever you are in the process of determining your cancer risk or risk management options, there is a good chance that other people are going through the same thing and are available to offer support.

Understanding HBOC and BRCA

The Understanding HBOC & BRCA section of this website has a comprehensive collection of information on a variety of topics, and includes links to further in-depth articles, books and websites.

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