4. Angelina Jolie ($20 million)

Health & ConsumerWatch: Jolie’s Mastectomy Highlights ‘Cancer Gene’

Angelina Jolie revealed on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy and reconstruction with implants because she carries a gene mutation that puts her at high risk of developing breast cancer.


“Meet Virginia: Biography of a Breast” is a book designed for breast cancer patients and their families. (CBS)

HealthWatch: Breast Cancer Survivor Details Reconstruction In New Book

Two years ago, Shauna Smith heard the news: she had breast cancer. She was only 35.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–11/04/2010