Applegate, who underwent a double mastectomy in 2008 after being diagnosed with breast cancer, isn't leaving anything to chance now that she knows she carries the BRCA1 gene mutation, which carries with it a higher risk of cancer.
Hélène and the boys, 25 years after: The lovely Stephen, always class... Like Angelina Jolie, who had also chosen the ablation preventive of the ovaries and breasts a few years ago, Christina Applegate said that she was a carrier of the BRCA gene, the same one who is responsible for the hereditary breast and ovarian cancers. Her cousin died of ovarian cancer in the same year that she learned she had breast cancer.
During an appearance on Today, the Bad Moms star, 45, revealed that she had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed. I could avoid it.
"That's how I've taken control of everything", she said in the interview.
In his interview, the wife of the musician Martyn LeNoble (she married in 2008) has also referred to its mode of life, totally transformed for almost ten years. We have a home 100% organic.
The mom is also teaching her daughter to be a vegan.
She continued, "It's a relief".
Applegate's battle with cancer has inspired the Anchorman star to switch over to a healthier diet for herself and her 6-year-old daughter, Sadie. That's her choice, ' Applegate said.
"The chances that my daughter is BRCA positive are very high", Applegate said. I have the monitors and the fed as healthily as possible.
She also makes it a point that her child isn't around too many stressors in her environment. By then, with a little luck, there will be progress.
"I look at her and feed her the cleanest foods", Applegate told "Today".
She added that some women elect to have their eggs frozen prior to the surgery and that the patients she sees who are thinking about having the operation do not make the decision lightly.