Facing Our Risk

Trailblazing Genetic Counselors: Episode 7

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Trailblazing Genetic Counselors: Episode 7

This is the seventh installment in our series, “Trailblazing Genetic Counselors”, in which we highlight genetic counselors who are pioneers in the field. Genetic counselors are health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. Genetic counseling is a rapidly growing field offering professionals a wide range of…

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Your Checklist For Ovarian Cancer Genetic Counseling

ovarian-cancer-awareness-month Less than 3% of cancer in women is ovarian in nature, but ovarian cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system. Epithelial ovarian cancer is the most common type of ovarian cancer, accounting for 85-90% of ovarian cancers. All patients with invasive epithelial ovarian cancer should be offered…

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