HOW TO MAKE A ‘BRCA AWARE’ MAN
Until now, Finding Cyril has focused on raising awareness of breast and ovarian cancer which are the two main cancers that female BRCA mutation carriers are at risk of. It seems the right time now to start talking about men and the BRCA gene mutation cancer risks. This is because my grandfather, who carried the BRCA 1 mutation, passed away from prostate cancer in January. I wanted to share a little about him, his life and his BRCA story.