Tag Archives: Breast cancer

What is your family’s risk of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer? You have to look at the male side, too

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When I was diagnosed with Stage 0 breast cancer in 2014, I met with a medical oncologist to discuss my family history. A few women on both sides of my family had died of breast cancer. My great grandmother, a great aunt, an aunt and a first cousin. My father died of lung cancer and […]