Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries removed as a preventive measure against cancer.
Jolie said as she has a gene that give her a-50% risk of developing cancer, she had surgery a week ago. Two years back she had a dual mastectomy.
“It is not easy to make these decisions,” she stated. “But it is possible to take control and tackle head-on any health issue.”
Jolie, who’s married to Hollywood actor Brad Pitt, chosen to get her ovaries removed after having a checkup fourteen days ago.