THE CASE FOR GENETIC TESTING FOR CANCER
Investing in your health is invaluable – and one of the best ways you can do this is through genetic testing for cancer, according to Jennifer Campbell, MS, LCGC., a genetic counselor at CARTI’s Cancer Genetics and Risk Management Clinic.
The field of cancer genetics has made significant strides in recent years, and genetic counseling is more in-depth than ever before. Through genetic testing for cancer, genetic counselors are able to dive deep with patients and assess the full scope of their family history of cancer, and identify the potential risks a patient may have of developing cancer themselves.
Campbell went in depth about the value of cancer genetics and why patients with a family history of cancer should consider getting tested. Read more in Talk Business & Politics here.