Wednesday, September 27, 2023
This week is Hereditary Cancer Week and today, September 27th, is National Previvor Day. I shared some of experiences being BRCA1+ with Ambry Genetics.
Read the full blog post: https://blog.ambrygen.com/ambry/post/320/ambry-spotlight-brcaresponder-amy-byer-shainman
Tuesday, September 5, 2023
The Foundation For Women's Cancer has resources for you to learn and also gives you the tools to share knowledge about gynecologic cancer symptoms, risk factors, prevention and early detection — because every five minutes, someone will be diagnosed with one of these cancers.
Tuesday, August 29, 2023
Georgia Hurst is a fierce patient advocate for those with Lynch syndrome. Her advocacy work has afforded her opportunities to write for medical journals, various websites, books and genetic testing companies, and collaborate as a stakeholder for the National Academy of Sciences: Genomics and Population Health Collaborative. She is the co-creator of #GenCSM (Genetic Cancer Social Media) on Twitter.
Once a friendship turned toxic, I had to put myself first.
Scrolling through the #Lynchsyndrome hashtag on Instagram has become a source of writing inspiration for me. Amidst the posts' stats, cancer journeys and dietary tips, a crucial aspect often remains in the shadows — the importance of maintaining good mental health.