Osbourne's double mastectomy

Sharon Osbourne has revealed she has undergone a double mastectomy after taking the agonising decision to opt for surgery as a precaution against further cancer.

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Campaigner: 'Pleased Sharon Osbourne has raised double mastectomy awareness'

Chrystalla Spire told ITV News she, "couldn't be more pleased, " that Sharon Osbourne had spoken about her double mastectomy.

She said; "it's a tremendous fillip to this area which is still overcome by taboo."

Ms Spire founded and runs a group to support women who have been through similar experiences.

Speaking about her own decision to have a double mastectomy she said, "it was a very easy decision to make, I discussed it with my daughters. And we really didn't take very long to make the decision and it was one that I was always very pleased I had made.

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