• Doctors see rise in breast reconstruction immediately after mastectomies

    WASHINGTON — Plastic surgeons are seeing a rise in immediate breast reconstruction after mastectomies. Many factors appear to be in play, including increased awareness of the procedure following Angelina Jolie’s decision to have a preventive…

  • More women opt for mastectomies to beat cancer odds

    They look healthy. But more and more women are getting
    mastectomies to counter a hidden risk.

  • (Redirect, Angelina Jolie)

    WASHINGTON – In an op-ed for the New York Times, actress Angelina Jolie revealed Tuesday she quietly underwent a double mastectomy as a preventative measure against breast cancer. In the article, Jolie says her mother…