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35-YEAR OLD MAN IN CHINA REMOVES MAMMARY GLANDS BECAUSE HE FEARS GETTING BREAST CANCER

A 35-year-old man, surnamed Lin, made headlines after becoming the first man in Jiangcheng, Hubei province to get his mammary gland removed because he feared getting breast cancer, according to Xinhua News. Lin became worried after his mother and sister were diagnosed with the disease one after another. He said his fears were further exacerbated by news of American actress Angelina Jolie getting a double mastectomy (because the fact that a totally unrelated actress has breast cancer affects his chances, somehow).

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