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What to know about the new affordable at-home BRCA genetic mutation test
A new genetic testing kit that hits the market today is the most affordable, and arguably one of the simplest, ways for women to find out if they have an increased risk of developing breast cancer . Here is what women should know about BRCA gene mutation testing, including how it works, who should
What to know about the new affordable BRCA gene test
Here is what women should know about the newly-launched, user-friendly, at-home, BRCA genetic mutation test.
Charities, nonprofits pull events from Mar-a-Lago amid Charlottesville controversy
A number of high-profile charitable organizations have canceled planned fundraising events and galas at President Trump 's Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, amid growing backlash to the president's response to the deadly violence that broke out in Charlottesville. As of Wednesday, 21
Johnson and Johnson ordered to pay $417M to one woman over cancer claims
The pharmaceutical and consumer giant was ordered to pay $417 million to Eva Echeverria, 63, who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using the company's baby powder since she was 11 years old.
Deadly earthquake rattles Italian resort island
Plus, California jury awards $417 million to a woman who claims she developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson and Johnson talc-based products; Big Ben falls silent until 2021.
Angelina Jolie speaks out about her health battle and being a single mom
The actress opened up about her battle with Bell's palsy and life after her divorce from Brad Pitt in an interview with Vanity Fair.
OJ Simpson's parole hearing scheduled for July 20
To be nick some other news tonight OJ Simpson is a step closer to possible freedom Simpson's parole hearing has now been set. For July 20 in Nevada he is currently serving a 33 year sentence for armed robbery and kidnapping in Las Vegas. If granted parole he will not be released until October.
How gene testing can prevent breast cancer at the earliest stages
ABC News' Linsey Davis reports on a vaccine researchers are looking into with the hopes that it can prevent certain types of breast cancer before they even start.
3-D printed ovaries help mice get pregnant, show promise for fertility treatments
In the era of regenerative medicine, which seeks to develop replacement tissues and organs in the lab for the millions of people in need, 3-D printing is a new frontier. The technology has already been harnessed to create everything from human skin to bone and heart tissue to cartilage for use
White House says Trump did not prompt DOJ review of Comey
This is an ABC news special. George Stephanopoulos. Good afternoon we are coming in here now for the first white house press briefing since that stunning news less than 24 hours ago. The president trumpet decided to fired James coming the FBI director only the second time in American history that