Buddy Check 16 : Reducing Your Risk

Published 07/23 2013 11:55AM

Updated 07/06 2015 07:30AM

JOPLIN, MO--- Actress Angelina Jolie revealed she underwent a double mastectomy after learning she carried the BRCA-1 gene which leads to an increased risk in breast and ovarian cancer. In this Freeman Buddy Check we explore the options available to women with the BRCA-1 gene.

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