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General Information
 
Breast Cancer Facts
     General information about breast health, breast cancer risk factors,
     symptoms of breast cancer, breast cancer screening, and breast
     cancer resources.
 
 
Statistics
 
Breast Cancer in Connecticut
     Current statistics about new cases, deaths, trends, risk factors,
     stage of disease at diagnosis, and survival.
 
     Contains links to several reports about breast cancer and other cancers
     in Connecticut
 
 
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer
 
Genetic Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancer: What You Should Know
     Questions and answers about BRCA gene mutations and the advantages
     and disadvantages of genetic testing. Contains links to information and tools
     for assessing risk.
 
Family Health History
     Links to information about the importance of family health history for  
     assessing risk of getting breast cancer and other diseases.
 
Cancer Genetics Counselors in Connecticut
     Locations and contact information for genetics counselors in Connecticut. 
    
 
 Screening and Diagnostic Services
 
     How and where Connecticut women can get free breast and cervical cancer
     screening and diagnostic services.
 
 
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