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Risk Assessment Program: Denise Portner

Special | 6m 20s

After battling breast cancer, Denise's aunt encouraged the women in the family to get tested. If not for this testing, Denise would not have discovered that she was a gene carrier and would soon be diagnosed with breast cancer herself. In this video, she describes why having knowledge about her health has empowered her and her family.

Aired: 12/10/11

Rating: NR

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