A CANCER IN THE FAMILY: Take
Control of Your Genetic Inheritance


Oncologist Theodora Ross delivers the first comprehensive guide for people facing a genetic predisposition for cancer.  Based on her belief that knowing is better than not knowing, and that clarity is better than confusion, Ross steadfastly shows that there are options for cancer prevention and risk management that put you in control, not the cancer.

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR


Theodora Ross, M.D., Ph.D., holds the Jeanne Ann Plitt Professorship in Breast Cancer Research and the H. Ben and Isabelle T. Decherd Chair in Internal Medicine, in Honor of Henry M. Winans, Sr., M.D. at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in oncology and cancer genetics.


 

THEIR STORY

There are many survivors, previvors and thrivers. Here are a few of their stories:


  • Alfred G. Knudson

  • Gilda Radner

  • Rosalind Franklin

  • Henry T. Lynch

  • Christina Applegate

  • Angelina Jolie

 

LATEST ARTICLES


A Silicon Valley startup just launched a DNA-based health test that could be a big competitor to 23andMe – 4/2/19

A genetics testing company you may not have heard of just made a big debut. The startup, called Helix, launched a new DNA test on Tuesday that offers some of the same health insights as those of competing tests like 23andMe, only in a format that the company claims is more comprehensive, more convenient, and more responsible.

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