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.