Genetic Risk


Some of our members are willing to share their personal experiences to help you make your own decision.

Story 1    No identified gene but a strong family history

Story 2    BRCA2 identified after a breast cancer diagnosis

Story 3    Breast and Ovarian surgery and an early menopause for a BRCA2 mutation-carrier.

Story 4    Bilateral reconstruction post hysterectomy and oophorectomy after surgery for breast cancer. Strong family history but no identified gene.

Story 5    My experience of losing my sister to breast cancer, discovering I had a genetic fault and going through a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery with implants. Then having a baby.