I've Tested Positive, Now What?

This page provides important information and resources for men and women who have tested positive for an inherited mutation linked to cancer.

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People with an Inherited Gene Mutation

If you are a man or woman with Lynch syndrome or an inherited mutation in BRCA1, BRCA2, ATM, CHEK2, PALB or another gene linked to hereditary cancer, this page has links to information, research and resources for you.  

We've compiled expert-reviewed resources to help you make informed decisions about your care. Click on each topic below to learn more. If you need additional guidance, please sign up for our Peer Navigation ProgramYou are not alone.

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After Testing, Now What?
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Cancer Risks and Management by Gene Mutation
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Cancer Risks and Management by Cancer Type
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Surgery to Reduce Risk
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Wellbeing and Survivorship
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Managing Menopause
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We offer a variety of options for support from trained volunteers and community members. Virtual and in-person support meetings, community forums and peer navigators assure that you are not alone.


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Sharing Information with Family

These resources can help you prepare to communicate about your health history or genetic test results with relatives.


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Legal Protections

Learn about the laws that protect you from harm and improve your access to health care.


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We provide resources and information to help keep you and your family safe from COVID-19.


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Managing Menopause

We provide information and resources for managing the symptoms and effects of menopause with and without hormones.