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Celebrities Applaud Angelina Jolie For Encouraging Cancer Dialogue, Testing

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Angelina Jolie’s revelation she underwent a preventative double mastectomy after testing positive for the breast cancer gene is being met with a wave of support in Hollywood. The 37-year-old actress, in […]

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Local Woman Shares Her Plans To Undergo Preventative Double Mastectomy

A local woman shared her plans to undergo a preventative double mastectomy one day after Angelina Jolie’s stunning announcement.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2013

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Doctors Urge Women To Test For Breast Cancer Gene After Jolie’s Mastectomy

A spokesperson for the health care facility where Angelina Jolie underwent a preventative double mastectomy has spoken out to urge all women to be proactive about testing for the BRCA gene.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2013

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