Have you and your family talked about the importance of knowing your family's medical history? …
Have you and your family talked about the importance of knowing your family's medical history?
Did you know that 3% of all colorectal cancers are due to a syndrome called Lynch syndrome? Having Lynch syndrome puts you at an 80% increased risk of developing colorectal cancer.
This webinar will focus more about Lynch Syndrome and other inherited syndromes as they relate to colorectal cancer.
Heather Hampel, a genetics counselor from Ohio State University will discuss the importance of knowing your family history. She'll talk about when, how and where to find a genetics counselor, and what is it you should discuss with them.