Lynch Syndrome: 3-Time Cancer Survivor Dave Dubin on Genetic Mutations & Cancer Risk – Ask Dr. Drew
Dr. Drew has a hereditary predisposition for Lynch Syndrome: a genetic mutation that increases a person’s risk for certain cancers at a much younger age than the general population. In 1997, at age 29, David Dubin was surprised to learn of his colon cancer diagnosis. Now a 3-time cancer survivor, Dave Dubin co-founded AliveAndKickn: an organization that’s dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by Lynch Syndrome.
Find out more at AliveandKickn.org and the AliveAndKickn Podcast.
Ask Dr. Drew is produced by Kaleb Nation and Susan Pinsky. This show is for entertainment and/or informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.
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