Proactive Breast & Ovarian cancer

Genes are sequences of DNA responsible for us inheriting certain characteristics from our parents, from hair and eye color to the likelihood that a certain disease will present itself later in life. BRCA is an abbreviation for the breast cancer gene, and there are two different BRCA genes that affect a person’s chances of developing breast cancer.

It might seem beneficial for everyone to undergo BRCA gene testing to assess their breast cancer risk.