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  • Melanie Wagner-Johnson

     
    My column Saturday was about actress Angelina Jolie's decision to have both her breasts removed and the fact that my wife, a breast cancer survivor, had her remaining healthy breast and ovaries removed 11 years ago for much the same......
  • The power of pink

    They are everywhere, the pink things working to raise awareness of breast cancer. Stand mixers, handbags, little stuffed bears and even trash cans. There are the events, the runs, walks, bike tours and sports teams wearing pink uniforms that raise money...
  • Star's preventive surgery sparks breast cancer debate

    Star's preventive surgery sparks breast cancer debate
    Angelina Jolie's announcement Tuesday that a genetic predisposition to breast and ovarian cancer led her to undergo a preventive double mastectomy has raised both awareness about the procedure and concerns among physicians and other experts. The actress...
  • One Woman's Choice Expected To Be Talk Of Tattoo Convention

    One Woman's Choice Expected To Be Talk Of Tattoo Convention
    At Tommy's Tattoo Convention, happening this weekend at Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, hundreds of tattoos will be created: skulls, monsters, flames, eloquent mottos, pretty girls, animals, birds. Compared to these, a spray of pink peonies may...
  • Relay for Life in Lincoln County raises $107,000

    Relay for Life in Lincoln County raises $107,000
    STANFORD — Covered wagons could be seen circled in a field just south of Stanford off U.S. 27 Friday night. Within that circle “Holstein” balloons were rounded up, posses were formed and heaps of cowboy beans were served up. It was...
  • Angelina Jolie will have ovaries removed next

    After undergoing a cancer-preventive double mastectomy and breast reconstruction, Angelina Jolie will follow up with surgery to remove her ovaries, according to a report in People magazine. Jolie's mother, Marcheline Bertrand, died of ovarian cancer...
  • A kid-friendly show for good cause

    A kid-friendly show for good cause
    As children's entertainer Mr. Richard, singer-songwriter Richard Peeples has offered highly elevated, rock 'n' roll whimsy to pint-sized audiences for more than 15 years in Orlando. He'll be doing it again on Sunday at Orlando Repertory Theatre, but the...
  • 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...
  • OUR HEALTH: Our Health's Interview with Governor Bob McDonnell

    OUR HEALTH: Our Health's Interview with Governor Bob McDonnell
     Governor Bob McDonnell and First Lady Maureen McDonnell discuss men's health, her cancer scare and teaching their children the importance of living a balanced life. OH: Men tend to lead less healthy lifestyles than women. They are more apt to smoke and...
  • Angelina Jolie makes first appearance after mastectomy; Pitt says 'no secrets' with kids

    Angelina Jolie makes first appearance after mastectomy; Pitt says 'no secrets' with kids
    Over the weekend, Angelina Jolie made her first appearance post-mastectomy, and she looks fabulous. The Oscar-winning actress made news last month by announcing she had a double mastectomy, even though she didn't have breast cancer. She made the...
  • Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie hit 'World War Z' premiere post-surgery

    Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie hit 'World War Z' premiere post-surgery
    Angelina Jolie stepped out for the first time since revealing that she underwent a preventative double mastectomy. The superstar hit the London premiere of fiance Brad Pitt's action flick "World War Z"looking happy and healthy as she spoke about her...
  • TONIGHT AT 6 & 11: The cancer gene

    TONIGHT AT 6 & 11: The cancer gene
    Recently award-winning actress and mother Angelina Jolie revealed she was a carrier of a BRCA gene mutation and underwent a preventative double mastectomy to reduce her risk of getting breast cancer. WSBT's own Denise Bohn is a carrier of the same gene...