Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy announcement hit close to home
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Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy announcement hit close to home

Movie star Angelina Jolie's announcement she underwent a double mastectomy is making headlines. Experts says it is not uncommon for people to undergo a preventive double mastectomy, especially if they carry the BRCA gene like Jolie. People who carry the BRCA gene have an increased risk of getting breast and ovarian cancer.