Posts tagged "mastectomy"

Was Angelina Jolie ‘Duped’ By Doctors Into Thinking She Needed A Mastectomy?

Was Angelina Jolie duped into an unnecessary double mastectomy by greedy surgeons who just wanted to mutiliate her for no other reason than to cash in on the expensive procedure? Such is…

The Stir | May 16, 2013 - 1:50 pm

Brad Pitt Emotional Over Angelina Jolie’s Mastectomy Decision

“I’m quite emotional about it, of course. She could have stayed absolutely private about it and I don’t think anyone would have been none the wiser with such good results.

Julie Gerstein | May 15, 2013 - 10:20 am

Breast Cancer & Genetics: A Conversation With A Cancer Genetic Counselor About Angelina Jolie & What You Can Do To Protect Yourself

In the wake of Angelina Jolie’s stunning double mastectomy news, we wanted to speak with a genetic counselor to find out a little bit more about how Angelina Jolie –…

Julie Gerstein | May 14, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Angelina Jolie Reveals She’s Had A Double Mastectomy To Prevent Breast Cancer

In a stunning New York Times op-ed piece, Angelina Jolie revealed that she’d recently had a double mastectomy. The actress and mother of 6 revealed that she’d considered the procedure…

Julie Gerstein | May 14, 2013 - 8:10 am

Breast Cancer Survivors Tell Their Stories Through Mastectomy Tattoos

Perhaps you missed this, but last week, Facebook was in a tizzy over a topless photo of a breast cancer survivor showing off her chest tattoo. The piece was meant…

Julie Gerstein | March 5, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Miss America Contestant Says She’ll Get A Double Mastectomy Even If She Wins

For all the talk about Miss America being a “scholarship program,” we all know that at its essence, it’s still more a beauty contest than anything else. And even though the definition…

The Stir | January 13, 2013 - 11:30 am

The Daily Squeeze: Katie Couric’s Ratings & Christina Applegate’s Nude Photos

“CBS Evening News” anchor Katie Couric is finally getting positive attention for her work, including the interview with VP nominee Sarah Palin. Unfortunately, her show didn’t see much…

Catherine Strawn | October 1, 2008 - 12:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Housework, Wiener Worship, And A Personal Mastectomy Story

According to a new study, men create as much as seven hours of extra housework for women every week, while a wife saves men from about an hour of housework…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 7, 2008 - 12:30 pm