Angelina Jolie, whose mother died of ovarian cancer, announced in 2013 that she carried the mutated BRCA1 gene, which put her at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer. She had preventive surgeries to reduce the risk.
Angelina Jolie, whose mother died of ovarian cancer, announced in 2013 that she carried the mutated BRCA1 gene, which put her at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer. She had preventive surgeries to reduce the risk. Stefan Rousseau PA Wire/Press Association Images
Angelina Jolie, whose mother died of ovarian cancer, announced in 2013 that she carried the mutated BRCA1 gene, which put her at higher risk for breast and ovarian cancer. She had preventive surgeries to reduce the risk. Stefan Rousseau PA Wire/Press Association Images

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September 22, 2016 3:40 PM