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Angelina Jolie

over 5 years ago

We’re not like Angelina (Page Six)

‘Life comes with many challenges,” Angelina Jolie wrote this week as she described her choice to pursue a prophylactic double mastectomy and breast-reconstruction surgery. Speaking woman to ...

over 5 years ago

Angelina Jolie's Double Mastectomy: What to Know About the 'Faulty' Gene (People Magazine)

Seven things to know about breast cancer and the mutated BRCA1/2 genes

over 5 years ago

Crushing cost of surgery (Page Six)

The preventative double mastectomy that Angelina Jolie underwent may save lives, but the operation is so expensive, many women can’t afford it. The procedure, which slashed the Oscar-winning a...

over 5 years ago

Removal of ovaries next for Angelina (Page Six)

Angelina Jolie isn’t finished with her cancer-fighting crusade.The actress — who this week revealed she’d had a preventative double mastectomy — hinted that she’ll follow that up by ha...

over 5 years ago

Business briefs (Page Six)

Myriad gainsMyriad Genetics rose 3 percent, to $34.10, after actress Angelina Jolie revealed that a test using Myriad’s gene-sequencing showed a risk of breast cancer, leading her to undergo a...