LIVING & LEARNINGWelcome to the Living & Learning Section of the Breast Cancer Genetics Network of Michigan Web Site. In this section, you will find answers to questions that address some of the many complex issues concerning cancer and genetics.
Learn what genes are and how they are inherited.
Cancer and Genetics
Learn how changes in hereditary materials cause cancer to grow.
Genes Associated with Breast Cancer
Learn about two genes that raise the risk for breast cancer in some families.
Learn about genetic testing and its limitations, benefits, and risks.
Managing Your Cancer Risk
Learn about things you can do to lower your risk of cancer.
Visiting a Cancer Genetics Clinic
Learn what to expect when you make an appointment to visit a breast cancer genetics clinic.
BREAST CANCER GENETICS NETWORK OF MICHIGAN
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