Being a young woman at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer can be scary and confusing. Some even say finding out you are high-risk is just as psychologically impactful as finding out you have cancer. As you try to navigate your way through information, test results, lifestyle changes, and big decisions about your health care, the questions that build up can become overwhelming.
You’ll undoubtedly face unique challenges and concerns throughout your journey. Some of these may include:
Experiencing any or all of these things is completely normal. Don’t hesitate to seek guidance from a professional counselor who can help you deal with these complex emotional issues. We all need a little extra help getting over life’s most difficult hurdles.
That’s why we offer resources, information, and a community of young women to support you every step of the way. Through our PinkPal program, Experiential Outreach Groups, and educational initiatives, we will help you feel empowered and arm you with the tools you need to take charge of your health.