Tag: Angelina Jolie and BRCA

Eva Moon and the Mutant Diaries: humor in the face of a BRCA diagnosis

Eva Moon and the Mutant Diaries: humor in the face of a BRCA diagnosis
Eva Moon is a performing artist, writer and mutant. Like Angelina Jolie, she has the BRCA1 genetic mutation. A believer in the healing power of laughter, music and sharing, she wrote a one-woman musical about her experiences called “The Mutant Diaries: Unzipping My Genes” which she performs around the US. Find out more at¬†MutantDiaries.com.¬†She lives... Read more »

The BRCA gene: Affecting lives and its ability to save them. A series.

The BRCA gene: Affecting lives and its ability to save them. A series.
October is breast cancer awareness month. It’s impossible to miss it – everywhere we see pink. We talk about finding cures, we walk. We fund raise and we hope. Yet, not enough attention has been paid to the genetics of breast cancer. This month, my blog will be devoted to raising awareness regarding the genetic... Read more »

BRCA genetic testing: Angelina Jolie and I have something in common

BRCA genetic testing: Angelina Jolie and I have something in common
All of us at one time or another have life defining or life changing moments. What we do with those moments is up to us and us alone. The moment you decide to have a child. The moment you accept or refuse a marriage proposal. The moment a person commits a crime. Cheats on their... Read more »
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