Lori Berlin said she was tested for a gene mutation that indicates susceptibility to breast cancer after connecting for the first time with a cousin who was diagnosed with cancer.
Researchers have identified and confirmed an important risk factor for ovarian cancer, a disease that strikes 22,000 women, and kills 14,000 women a year in the United States.
Valisia LeKae is now using her battle with cancer to help others.
Symptoms of ovarian cancer are often hard to detect, meaning the disease usually isn’t diagnosed before it’s too late.
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A new trend has some women fighting cancer before it starts.