Breast Cancer #4: Heredity and Gene Mutations *RERUN
"I do like being older. Maybe because my mom didn't live very long..." These are the words of Angelina Jolie who lost her mother to breast cancer, sharing her thoughts in an interview. Almost 10 years ago, Jolie shocked the world when she revealed to having both of her healthy breasts surgically removed. Breast cancer is a disease that can be inherited. No one can change their genes, but we could change our fate by making efforts for early detection. This episode looks closely at hereditary breast cancer.