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We Can Help Reduce Barriers to Cancer Genetic Testing

  • Caroline Elsas
  • November 4, 2021

The world of hereditary cancer testing is complex, but genetic information is crucial for flagging at-risk patients and their relatives. They might just benefit from earlier and more frequent surveillance and/or preventive surgeries. For those individuals who face important and difficult health decisions, genetic counselors are invaluable members …

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Unexpected Health Crisis Helps Family Learn Vital Health Information

  • Nanette Bentley
  • August 20, 2019

On the evening of November 12, 2018, my husband and I received a call from our then 18-year-old daughter Oli’s school, informing us that she had been found outside her room with no pulse, in full cardiac arrest after a fire alarm went off in the dorm. The security officer started chest compressions and brought her back with one shock from the …

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