Amy Byer Shainman-Author-Advocate-Producer, BRCA & other hereditary cancer syndromes > Educate-Entertain-Empower
Watch "Pink & Blue: Colors of Hereditary Cancer"
Sunday, May 14, 2023
Friday, May 5, 2023
NEWS on BRCA feature film COMING SOOOOOOOOON!
Long time no blogpost! It's been a busy year for me . I've been working hard on finishing this
BRCA feature film (I've been working on it since before the pandemic).
Drum roll please 🥁... I will have news about it very soon!
Here is a
recent picture (at another film premiere) of the film's lead actress, Devin
Sidell. Stay tuned xo Amy
Monday, October 17, 2022
Twin sisters discuss BRCA journey - ABC New York news reporter Stacey Sager
ABC New York news reporter and breast cancer survivor Stacey Sager spoke to twin sisters about their journey after discovering they carried a BRCA gene mutation.
American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event Jones Beach on Long Island October 16, 2022. It is the 29th year of the events put on by the American Cancer Society which are meant to raise money and awareness about breast cancer, how to detect it, and the precautions that people can take to try to prevent it.
This year's nationwide fundraiser goal is $1.3 million.
Sunday, September 25, 2022
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
UPDATED GUIDELINES! Who Should Consider Genetic Counseling & Testing?
*infographic updated 10/1/22
UPDATED GUIDELINES - UPDATED INFOGRAPHIC
Hereditary Breast & Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Who Should Consider Genetic Counseling & Testing? 9/2022
Details in a blogpost by My Gene Counsel:
Sunday, December 5, 2021
THREE YEARS SINCE PUBLICATION
Resurrection Lily was published three years ago today. It is a fantastic feeling to know that people are still discovering it, and it's resonating. Knowing there is a trickle-down effect and people recommend it to their friends brings me a lot of personal satisfaction. Positive feedback continues to fuel my BRCA/hereditary cancer advocacy efforts. Gratitude to all of you who helped make it happen. ~ Amy
is available in softcover, hardcover and ebook formats
at most online retailers.
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
I recently spoke with Chelsea London Lloyd on her DYING OF LAUGHTER podcast. Chelsea's podcast features interviews with millennial comedians and funny-at-heart humans with a deceased parent or sibling. About Chelsea London Lloyd: Chelsea grew up with two sick parents; her dad died of ALS after a 15 year journey + her mom currently combats stage 4 metastatic breast cancer for the second time. Bonus episodes include interviews with grief counselors, funeral directors, cancer survivors, previvors, therapists, life coaches, oncologists + genetic counselors to name a few.
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