Posts Tagged ‘genetic discrimination’

I haven’t had much to share lately. I did follow up with the genetic counselor like I promised. I was disappointed to find out that she really did just forget about me. And I guess out of her guilt upon receiving my voice mail, she continued to ignore me until I found someone else at […]


Discrimination

26Jan10

I had my genetic counselling appointment today… and I didn’t get tested. I have to admit I was a little shocked at myself. For weeks, all I have been thinking about is getting tested to see if I have the BRCA2 mutation that my mother carries. I have wrote several posts on this post extolling […]


I met with my genetic counsellor today and below are the answers to the questions I posted previously: What type of genetic discrimination may I face if I am positive? Testing positive may cause me to denied for private health, life, or mortgage insurance. These types of insurance often require health questionnaires and request access […]