The sudden loss of a loved one -- a child, parent, sibling -- is a devastating event and leaves survivors not only shocked and grieving, but wanting answers. Below are some frequently asked questions about this difficult situation.
I Want to See a Genetic Counselor -- How Do I Make That Happen?
Imagine that a close female relative has just been diagnosed with breast cancer. Or, maybe you're pregnant and your doctor has ordered genetic tests but you don't really understand why.