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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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Thanks to Genetic Testing, I Now Know My Cancer Risk

  • Noelle Carbognin
  • February 17, 2022

“It’s one thing to be scared to hear something, it’s another to die from not hearing something at all.”Rick, Colon & Kidney Cancer Survivor (American Cancer Society) When I was twelve years old, my cousin was diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer. She was only 24.   My mother knew my grandfather on my dad’s …

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