by Gabrielle Birkner

From Gossip Girl to the Real World

Consider the prophylactic mastectomy

“To cut off my breasts, or not to cut off my breasts.” This is the existential question facing 34-year-old television writer Jessica Queller, who has tested positive for a genetic mutation that gives her up to an 85% chance of getting breast cancer and puts her at high risk for ovarian cancer.

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