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Angelina Jolie Underwent Double Mastectomy

Posted On: May 24, 2013 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Home, Media

Actress Angelina Jolie announced in a New York Times op-ed article on Tuesday that she underwent a preventive double mastectomy after learning that she carries a mutation of the BRCA1 gene, which sharply increases her risk of developing breast cancer and ovarian cancer.
On Tuesday May 14th this past week, I was humbled to contribute my thoughts and opinions on four local news outlets regarding Angelina Jolie’s preventive double mastectomy. I’m proud of the courage it took to bring awareness worldwide.

Dr. Stuart Linder talks to KFWB News 980 about Angelina Jolie MastectomyOriginal Broadcast: May 14, 2013

Regarding Angelina Jolie Mastectomy Dr. Linder talks to KNX 1070Original Broadcast: May 14, 2013