Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy Decision And Weighing Cancer Risks

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

On Wednesday's Morning Edition, David Greene talks with writer and breast cancer survivor about actress Angelina Jolie's decision to have a double mastectomy to reduce her risk of breast cancer.
Jolie, whose mother died at 56 from ovarian cancer, has a that puts her at high risk for ovarian and breast cancer. She made public her thinking and ultimate decision in an in Tuesday's New York Times. The disclosure has sparked discussion about breast cancer risk and prevention.

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