What are your thoughts on Angelina Jolie's recent mastectomy
Actress and director, Angelina Jolie, published a New York Times OP-ED piece today called, My Medical Choice (http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/14/opinion/my-medical-choice.html), which chronicles her decision to have a preventative double mastectomy when she learned that she had a 87% risk of developing breast cancer due to a faulty gene.
What are you thoughts about this article? Share your thoughts in the comments below. You can also participate in a poll I created several months ago, Extreme Breast Cancer Prevention: Should At-Risk Women Have Both Breasts Removed? (http://www.causes.com/actions/1724650) and participate in the discussion there as well.
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We've received over 2000 photos and stories when I asked How will YOU turn Facebook pink this month? Thank you, thank you, thank you for all your support! As you all know, October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As the month is winding down, let's go out with a big bang and pledge to turn our Facebook profiles pink! Here's a great photo that you can use as your cover photo! I've also…
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