Pretty Is What Changes: Impossible Choices, The Breast Cancer Gene, and How I Defied My Destiny

Pretty Is What Changes: Impossible Choices, The Breast Cancer Gene, and How I Defied My Destiny

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Faced with the BRCA mutation—the so-called “breast cancer gene”—one woman must answer the question: When genetics can predict how we may die, how then do we decide to live?

 

Eleven months after her mother succumbs to cancer, Jessica Queller has herself tested for the BRCA gene mutation. The results come back positive, putting her at a terrifyingly elevated risk of developing breast cancer before the age of fifty and ovarian cancer in her lifetime. Thirty-four,… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Spiegel & Grau (April 01, 2008)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 344 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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