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Morning Jolt: Angelina Jolie has her ovaries removed

Angelina Jolie has announced that she has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed as a preventative measure against cancer. Writing in the New York Times, the Hollywood star explained that she had recently undergone surgery after discovering she carries a gene that gave her a 50 percent risk of developing ovarian cancer. The move comes two years after the actress and director had a double mastectomy in a bid to prevent breast cancer, the disease that killed her mother.