Genetics and risk
Cancer Council Victoria (AUS, 2022)
This page links to resources on risk, genetic testing and a list of familial cancer centres.
Physical aspects: Genetics
Chris O’Brien’s Lifehouse (AUS, 2013)
This video discusses the role of genetics in gynaecological cancers. Includes women discussing their own personal experiences, as well as a specialist nurse and social worker. Includes talking with family members about genetic cancers, and the links between ovarian cancer and BRCA and Lynch Syndrome genes. YouTube sometimes suggests videos on similar topics. Please be aware that these other videos have not been reviewed for the Navigator, and may not be reputable.
(YouTube video – 9 mins, 9 secs)
Find a genetics clinic
Genetic Support Network of Victoria
Search for a genetics clinic in your area. These are medical clinics that specialise in genetics. They are staffed by clinical geneticists and genetic counsellors.