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Brave Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie was told she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer as she carries the “faulty” BRCA1 gene. She then made the brave decision to have a double mastectomy. She said she did it for her children as she had lost her mother through breast cancer.

http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2013/05/14/angelina-jolie-reveals-had-preventive-double-mastectomy-after-discovering/

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