Quebec City woman opts for preventative double mastectomy
As you've heard in the news, Angelina Jolie revealed she had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carried a gene that made it extremely likely she would get breast cancer. After genetic testing, she learned she carries the BRCA1 gene and had an 87 per cent chance of getting the disease herself. It's the same operation that Quebec City's Ann McBryde will undertake in a few months, because she too has the gene. Ann and her husband Bob (pictured left) talk about how they came to this difficult decision.
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