Angelina Jolie

Double mastectomy does not up chances of survival

Double mastectomy does not up chances of survivalLadies with bosom tumor don't build their survival risks by having a twofold mastectomy, analysts claim.

They discovered ladies who just had lumps taken out emulated by radiotherapy existed exactly the length of the individuals who had both bosoms removed.

Jolie's doctor feels that she has spread awareness on breast cancer

Jolie's doctor feels that she has spread awareness on breast cancerAngelina Jolie raised worldwide attentiveness to breast growth, hereditary testing and preemptive restorative strategies when she uncovered her choice to have a twofold mastectomy five months back. Presently her surgeon says that by opening up to the world about her episode, the on-screen character has safeguarded lives.

‘Breast Cancer Discussion’ - Way to Awareness or Increasing Fear?

‘Breast Cancer Discussion’ - Way to Awareness or Increasing Fear?While breast cancer discussions were rare some time back, with mastectomies-like therapies performed very rarely, it is now that the disease is known to all and post-mastectomy photographs are available online.

Angelina Was Wrong to Have Double Mastectomy, Says Melissa Etheridge

Angelina-JolieAngelina Jolie had lately written a piece dubbed "My Medical choice" for a newspaper. Since, she wanted to discuss and let know people about her decision of going for a double mastectomy.

“Angelina Effect” is On

“Angelina Effect” is OnAngelina effect is on! After the unveiling of her recent maneuver, there has been rise in number of women taking up mastectomy. Even Angelina may have been unaware of the kind of impact her step could have had.

She had recently spoken upfront about her double mastectomy because of the presence of BRCA1 gene. This is the gene that is attributed to breast cancer in women.

Jolie to Play Her Mother’s Role in Pitt’s Production Company’s Biopic

Jolie to Play Her Mother’s Role in Pitt’s Production Company’s BiopicHollywood actress Angelina Jolie is said to be playing role of her mother Marcheline Bertrand in a biopic. The Oscar -winning actress, who is said to have undergone double mastectomy, will be playing a role in the film, which will be produced by Brad Pitt's production company Plan B.

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