Dec 16, 2013
By Libby Znaimer
On This Edition of The Zoomer Week in Review:
What would you do if you found out you had an overwhelming chance of developing breast or ovarian cancer? There are tough decisions for women who find out they have the BRCA 1 or 2 gene mutations. And these mutations so prevalent amongst Ashkenazi Jews that some doctors are are calling for the entire community to be screened. Today we’ll learn the ABC’s of BRCA.
Plus, we’ll have a musical tribute to the late South African President and champion of peace, Nelson Mandela.