Tag: genetic counseling

Jackie: Testing for a BRCA Gene Mutation

>>Female Speaker: On my father’s side I have multiple relatives who’ve had breast or ovarian cancer at an early age. My physician actually suggested that...

Scripps MD Anderson Genetic Counseling Services

Genetic counselors are allied health professionals who help patients understand their family history, help patients understand genetic testing, which can be very complex, and really...

Is your child’s hearing loss genetic?

>>Why is genetics important for children with hearing loss? Our bodies composed of trillions of tiny cells and within every one of those cells, we...

What is a BRCA Gene Mutation?

About one in 500 women in the U.S. will have a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation. Without treatment, a woman who is a BRCA1 or BRCA2...