Our Stories

Our Stories

Taking After My Dad

At the age of 47, I learned I have the BRCA1 genetic mutation. It was a complete fluke that I found…

The Pink Passion Project of a Teacher at Academies at GBDS

For Mrs. Bloomberg, Math Coordinator and 5th grade math teacher at Academies at GBDS, what started…

Genetic Testing Is Key To Both Early Detection And Hope

Scott was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer on a Friday afternoon in November of 2004, kicking off…

Taking Control Of My Breast Health

After my BRCA test came back negative in 2010, I wrote a Sharsheret blog about my relief and…

Turning Adversity Into Opportunity

My husband Jaryd and I spent the last four years creating our family.  I was so excited to return…

My Jewish Roots and BRCA2 Genetic Mutation Saved My Life

Knowing my Jewish ancestry saved my life.  I happened to take an at-home genetic test and found…

Visit our Blog

Visit our YouTube Channel