Vanessa Caceres is a freelance health, travel, and food writer. She enjoys helping consumers better understand their health and helping health providers better understand their patients. She also has a background teaching English as a second language to adults and has a master's degree in this area from Georgetown University. Her background in education helps her with many of the stories she writes.
From online support to picking up the telephone and calling a help line, there are resources available to walk you through having the BRCA1, 2 gene mutation.