Breast Cancer Gene Tests for Girls: Too Soon?

For Ellyn Davidson, there was only one thing scarier than being diagnosed with breast cancer. It was the prospect that her 8-year-old daughter would one day receive the very same devastating news. "At the time of my diagnosis, she definitely was one of my first thoughts, but it never occurred to me that I could be carrying the mutated BRCA gene," she recalls. Yet, despite her fears, Davidson adamantly refuses to have her young daughter genetically tested for the gene mutation. "I would...Full Story
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