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Genetics of Renal Cell Carcinoma: Paving the Way for the Next Generation of Therapies

Why don’t the various medications work better for RCC?  Why is it so hard to choose the right medicine?  This lecture explains why patients  and doctors must play the guessing game in treatment. 2,422 more words

Genomic Testing

Pregnant with PCOS - Genetic Testing Results

The results of our genetic testing came back really quickly. As I mentioned before we did a newer test called Panorama Genetic Testing. They take my blood and my boyfriends cheek swab and can then isolate the baby’s DNA. 277 more words


A T-Shirt and Blue Genes

There was a queue outside one of the classrooms at work as many of us waited to get our flu vaccinations. Of those in line, many retorted their dislike for getting a shot. 627 more words


A little bit of background information.

Sooo, about 5 years ago I heard that my cousin had been diagnosed with breast cancer.  I mostly shrugged it off, I don’t remember anyone else having breast cancer in the family, but then again, I’m not close to any of the extended family, so I don’t really know much.   220 more words


Meeting With My Surgeon

We met with my surgeon on the afternoon of Friday, November 7th. She started off by asking me some questions and relaying a little about what she does. 489 more words

Breast Cancer

RT: Ferguson officer accused of raping pregnant woman in custody . . . more fuel to the fire. . . ~J

Published time: November 19, 2014 13:14

Reuters/Joshua Lott

A 29-year-old correctional officer in Ferguson, Missouri, has been accused of raping a pregnant woman while she was in his custody, and then setting her free. 327 more words


A fair exchange

Earlier this week I had an operation, so just now I’m feeling fab. Physically I have a bit of pain and what the medical world terms ‘discomfort’, but emotionally I’m mainly happy. 637 more words