Running Through Life One Race at a Time: Rebecca's Breast Cancer Story

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Is it important to get genetically tested if you have breast cancer?  What if breast or prostate cancer runs in your family?  Patient Power founder, Andrew Schorr, interviews BRCA-positive breast cancer survivor, Rebecca Seago-Coyle.  Rebecca is a project manager and decided to take her management skills and apply them to her diagnosis.  Today, as a survivor and athlete, she chooses to reach out to other patients and help them advocate for themselves and learn how to manage their own disease.

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