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Annie Parker decoded : the story that inspired the film

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120955
Parker, Annie. Brampton, ON: Annie Parker Books , 2014. (Book) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 P238 2014
This book follows Annie Parker and her cancer journey, loss of family members and being one of the first women in Canada to be tested for the BRCA1 gene mutation, confirming her beliefs that her cancer were hereditary.
Title
Annie Parker decoded : the story that inspired the film
Author
Parker, Annie
Place
Brampton, ON
Publisher
Annie Parker Books
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
248 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Genes, BRCA1
Personal Narratives
Autobiography
Abstract
This book follows Annie Parker and her cancer journey, loss of family members and being one of the first women in Canada to be tested for the BRCA1 gene mutation, confirming her beliefs that her cancer were hereditary.
ISBN
9780993830501
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 P238 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Apron strings : inheriting courage, wisdom and...breast cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19835
Greene, Diane Tropea. Highland CIty, FL: Rainbow Books, Inc. , 2007. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 G799a 2007
Title
Apron strings : inheriting courage, wisdom and...breast cancer
Author
Greene, Diane Tropea
Place
Highland CIty, FL
Publisher
Rainbow Books, Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
xii, 135 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Family Relations
Genetic Predisposition to Disease - psychology
Autobiography
Popular Works
ISBN
9781568251080
1568251084
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 G799a 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Breast cancer in the family : understanding your risk

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114744

http://www.willow.org/wp-content/uploads/Breast_Cancer_In_The_Family.pdf

Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support. Toronto, ON: Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support , 2011. (Booklet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Breast cancer in the family : understanding your risk
Subtitle
38 p. : ill.
Corporate Author
Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Willow Breast and Hereditary Cancer Support
Year Published
2011
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Risk Factors
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Genetic Testing
Early Detection of Cancer
Popular Works
Language
English
Material Type
Booklet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.willow.org/wp-content/uploads/Breast_Cancer_In_The_Family.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

Confronting hereditary breast and ovarian cancer : identify your risk, understand your options, change your destiny

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20413
Friedman, Sue, Sutphen, Rebecca, Steligo, Kathy. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press , 2012. (Book) — 8 copies, 8 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Hereditary Cancer Program
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WP870 F911 2012
Title
Confronting hereditary breast and ovarian cancer : identify your risk, understand your options, change your destiny
Author
Friedman, Sue
Sutphen, Rebecca
Steligo, Kathy
Place
Baltimore, MD
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
xix, 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series
Johns Hopkins Press health book
Subjects
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Ovarian Neoplasms - genetics
Neoplasms - etiology
Genetic Counseling
Genetic Testing
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Risk Factors
Popular Works
ISBN
9781421404080
1421404087
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Hereditary Cancer Program
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 F911 2012
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Missing
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1-2 BC Cancer Agency Hereditary Cancer Program Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Understanding BRCA : living with the breast cancer gene

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120470
Foster, Clarissa. London, UK: Hammersmith Health Books , 2017. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP870 F754 2017
Title
Understanding BRCA : living with the breast cancer gene
Author
Foster, Clarissa
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Hammersmith Health Books
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
xviii, 325 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - genetics
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Neoplasms - etiology
Neoplasms - psychology
Genetic Counseling
Genetic Testing
Genetic Carrier Screening
Risk Factors
Risk Reduction Behavior
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9781781611203
1781611203
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WP870 F754 2017
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Waiting for cancer to come : women's experiences with genetic testing and medical decision making for breast and ovarian cancer

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120171

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=832344

Hesse-Biber, Sharlene. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press , 2014. (Ebook)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Title
Waiting for cancer to come : women's experiences with genetic testing and medical decision making for breast and ovarian cancer
Author
Hesse-Biber, Sharlene
Place
Ann Arbor, MI
Publisher
University of Michigan Press
Year Published
2014
Series
EBSCOhost eBook
Subjects
Genetic Testing
Genes, BRCA1
Genes, BRCA2
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome
Decision Making
Women's Health
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Ovarian Neoplasms - psychology
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Personal Narratives
Popular Works
ISBN
9780472052196
9780472120352
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=832344
URL Notes
Patients and the public of BC and the Yukon can access this title by calling 1.888.675.8001 (toll-free) to obtain a username and password from the Library.
Audience
Patient or Public
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