These Resources are for informational purposes only and are meant to keep you informed as to:
  • New developments in the study of breast and ovarian cancer,
  • Provide further knowledge concerning genetically based cancer,
  • Supply you with support group websites, and
  • Assist you in preparing a family health tree.
All health information contained within these resources should be discussed with your healthcare provider. Please see our disclaimer within the site.Latest Medical News: Hereditary Cancer Links: Medical Institutions:
SCCA unites three internationally renowned cancer care institutions— Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, UW Medicine, and Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center—to offer a variety of treatment options, designed from the latest research, for malignant and non-malignant diseases. http://www.seattlecca.org
General Breast and Ovarian Cancer Links: Creating a Family Genealogy: It is important for you and your doctor to know what diseases have occurred in your family. We suggest you develop a family health tree portrait using our form or any of the sites below. Bring this information to your doctor and discuss your family medical history. Remember that family medical history changes over time. Update this information at least once per year and discuss any major changes with your doctor. We recommend you use the Surgeon General's Family Health Portrait Alternative methods to collect medical family history can be found at: Privacy, State Laws and Insurance Issues: Support Groups:
  • Pink-Link is a nonprofit organization which provides an online support resource for women affected by breast cancer. On our website, http://www.pink-link.org, women can connect with other women with similar breast cancer issues using the search capabilities of our innovative online database. Our members can use a planning organizer to help plan driving and dinner responsibilities as well as creating a personal journal. They can also get help from our on-staff professionals regarding nutrition, exercise and alternative medicine. All services provided on our website are completely free.

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