The choice no woman wants to make

Pollak, Suzanne
October 2013
Washington Jewish Week;10/3/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 40, p1
The article reflects on the increased chances of being diagnosed with mutated BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene that can causes breast cancer or ovarian cancer in Jewish women from Ashkenazi heritage. It informs about the program titled "Hereditary Cancer: Knowledge is Power" organized at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington in Rockville, Maryland from October 9-16, 2013. It mentions the organization Facing Our Risk of Cancer (FORCE) that helps women to face the disease.


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