How to Be Ready Against HBOC
Take our Be Ready Quiz to see if genetic testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer is an option you should consider.
Print your quiz results to take with you to your next doctor visit.
Discuss your hereditary risk factors with your doctor, including your family history and your concerns about inherited breast and ovarian cancer.
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Get the Facts about HBOC and BRACAnalysis® Testing from a Be Ready Pack
Download your FREE Be Ready Pack to learn more about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome, breast cancer genetics, risk for breast cancer and ovarian cancer, BRCA genes, BRCA mutations and BRACAnalysis testing.
Your Be Ready Pack includes:
- Be Ready Quiz
- Know the Facts Brochure
- Making Informed Decision Video
Get your Be Ready Pack today and be ready to talk to your doctor about HBOC and to take action to spread the word or even start reducing your risk.
Is Testing Right for You?
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) Syndrome:
People with HBOC have up to 25 times the risk of breast cancer by age 50 and more than 22 times the risk of ovarian cancer by age 70. Learn the HBOC Basics.
"Each year, more than 192,000 American women learn they have breast cancer. Approximately 5 to 10 percent of these women have a hereditary form."
- National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health