Answers to Common Breast Cancer and Genetic Counseling Questions

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about breast cancer and genetic counseling.

Does it make a difference to your breast cancer risk if relatives on your father’s side had breast cancer versus relatives on your mother’s side?

Breast cancer history on both sides of the family is important.

Source: Faith Callif-Daley, MS, LGC, genetic counselor, Miami Valley Hospital North; Breastcancer.org; Komen.org, Cancer.gov, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention