Learn more about breast cancer in young women through the stories of women whose lives have been deeply affected by it.
When lying in bed, Meagan, 22, noticed a lump in her breast. When it did not go away after a few weeks, she went to her health care provider to have it checked. Fortunately, the biopsy results found that the lump was not cancerous.
Learn from a Genetic Counselor
Joyce Turner, MS, CGC, is a genetic counselor who provides counseling to individuals and families with a history of cancer. She helps patients decide if genetic testing is right for them and counsels patients on the results, explaining their meaning so women can make informed decisions. Learn more about the genetic counseling and testing and the role of family history and BRCA gene mutations in breast cancer from her videos.