The Things You Should Bring to the Hospital (That Seem Obvious in Hindsight, But Not in the Moment)
Basser Young Leadership Council member Jourdan Cohen, a digital marketer and BRCA mutation carrier, shares some advice about things you should bring to the hospital to prepare for preventative surgery.
Ask Dr. Domchek: The Differences Between BRCA1 and BRCA2
Susan Domchek, MD, discusses the differences between BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations and explains how the varying risk factors could impact individuals and their families.
Genetic Testing Can Save Lives: Dr. Susan Domchek Discusses the BFOR Study
Susan Domchek, MD, discusses the BFOR Study and the importance of genetic testing for hereditary cancer in the Ashkenazi Jewish community.
Ask Dr. Domchek: Men and BRCA Mutations
Susan Domchek, MD, discusses how BRCA mutations impact men, including which cancers they are at hereditary risk for and recommendations for screening.
Ask Dr. Domchek: Management of BRCA-Related Ovarian Cancer Risk
Susan Domchek, MD, discusses BRCA-related ovarian cancer risk and management options, such as recent research into fallopian tube removal.
Ask Dr. Domchek: Follow Up Guidelines for BRCA-Related Breast Cancer Recurrence
Susan Domchek, MD, discusses typical guidelines for follow up to a potential recurrence of BRCA-related breast cancer.