Archive for January, 2016

About the Genetics of Cancer


The Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center presents its first ever conference on the genetics of cancer April 9 at the Jimmy Fund Auditorium, beginning at 7 AM.

Help Wanted – Adoptive Parents for Children in Foster Care


Diane Tomaz of the Massachusetts Adoption Resources Exchange (MARE) talks about adoption and the needs of the children waiting in foster care.

Family Health History


Compiling your Family Health History can provide important clues in diagnosing conditions in yourself and others in your family.

Patient Information – new info for VHL


Discussion of how the VHL Handbook helps both patients and doctors, and the power of sharing information — among patients and physicians worldwide.