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  • Details of Jolie's breast treatment revealed

    Details of Jolie's breast treatment revealed
    Doctors who treated Angelina Jolie are giving details of the operations the actress had to remove both breasts and reconstruct them with implants. Jolie revealed on Tuesday that she had the surgery because she carries a gene that puts her at high risk...
  • Health Check Up: Assessing Your Risk For Breast & Ovarian Cancer

    Health Check Up: Assessing Your Risk For Breast & Ovarian Cancer
    Many women today are unaware of their risk for breast and ovarian cancer. One out of every eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer sometime during their lives. Almost 300,000 women each year are diagnosed with invasive and non-invasive breast...
  • The second time around, 'Love Is All You Need'

    The second time around, 'Love Is All You Need'
    Pierce Brosnan was self-assured and sexy as James Bond in four blockbusters. He warbled ABBA in the 2008 musical "Mamma Mia!" and played a former British prime minister in Roman Polanski's 2010 thriller "The Ghost Writer." But be vulnerable? Not so...
  • SUSAN'S STORY: WDBJ7 anchor talks about cancer diagnosis

    SUSAN'S STORY: WDBJ7 anchor talks about cancer diagnosis
    You may be used to seeing me behind the anchor desk on Saturday and Sunday mornings. But for last few months, a lot of my time has been spent at the Blue Ridge Cancer Care. I have ovarian cancer. I was diagnosed right before Christmas. My doctors...
  • Martin Short will publish a memoir in 2014

    Martin Short will publish a memoir in 2014
    Comedian Martin Short is writing a memoir for Harper to be released in the fall of 2014. In an announcement from his publisher, Short said the book was not yet titled. "I haven't named my book yet, but I'm toying with the title, 'If I'd Saved, I Wouldn'...
  • Wedded: Megan Ibbotson and Phil Neforos

    Wedded: Megan Ibbotson and Phil Neforos
    Wedding date: April 14 Her story: Megan Ibbotson, 30, grew up in Manassas, Va., and now lives in Waldorf. She is a school counselor. Her father, Peter, was a military veteran and her mother, Joanne, was a school principal. Both of her parents are...
  • Technology may find ovarian cancer cells at an earlier stage

    Technology may find ovarian cancer cells at an earlier stage
    New technology for identifying early stage ovarian cancer in uterine and cervical cells could have the potential to one day stem this often deadly disease, according to a recent study in the International Journal of Cancer. Using equipment that can...
  • View from the top: Rappelling 14 stories down the B Hotel

    View from the top: Rappelling 14 stories down the B Hotel
    "Just put your heels out over the ledge," says the woman, reminding me that I have ropes attached to me in six -- six! -- different places. I cheat out about an inch, because this ledge is 14 stories above the ground, and my heart is racing. And the...
  • Angelina Jolie double mastectomy: Brad Pitt reacts

    Angelina Jolie double mastectomy: Brad Pitt reacts
    Angelina Jolie was "heroic" for undergoing a preventive double mastectomy, her fiance, Brad Pitt, said Tuesday after she wrote an op-ed piece revealing her decision and describing the mastectomy process, which began in February.  "Having witnessed...
  • Celebrities voice support for Angelina Jolie after mastectomy

    Only moments after Angelina Jolie's revealing op-ed was published late Monday, the actress' name was trending on Twitter. From celebrities to cancer survivors, tens of thousands voiced their support for Jolie's decision to undergo a preventive double...
  • Angelina Jolie, the BRCA mutation and me

    Angelina Jolie, the BRCA mutation and me
    Late Monday night, friends and colleagues started sending me Angelina Jolie's op-ed about her decision to have a double mastectomy. Like Jolie, I have the mutation in my BRCA1 gene that pushed my lifetime risk of developing breast cancer to nearly 90%....