Screw You Cancer

1 season, 9 episodes

Caitlin Brodnick, a 28-year-old comedian living in NYC with her husband, shares her life-changing decision to have a preventative double mastectomy after learning she’s BRCA1-positive. In Glamour's docu-series, watch as Caitlin faces this journey with humor, honesty, and empowering determination.

Season 1

Get Inspired Series Trailer With a family history of breast cancer and BRCA1 test results that show she has a higher risk of developing breast cancer, NYC comedian Caitlin Brodnick decides to undergo a preventative double mastectomy. Glamour follows her on her journey—one she approaches with humor, honesty and empowering resilience.
Get Inspired Confronting Cancer: BRCA1 & BRCA2 Gene Mutations Caitlin Brodnick, a 28-year-old comedian, has felt the weight of a possible cancer diagnosis for years. After losing multiple family members to cancer and learning she tested positive for the BRCA1 mutation that makes it more likely she will develop breast cancer, Caitlin makes the difficult decision to undergo a preventative double mastectomy. Follow her on her journey in this new Glamour documentary series.
Get Inspired Reconstructive Surgery: Feeling Good About Your Breasts after a Double Mastectomy Caitlin gets honest about what it will be like to lose her breasts and have reconstructive surgery.
Get Inspired Reconstruction: Heading Into Surgery Surrounded by her family, Caitlin prepares to go into surgery for her double mastectomy.
Get Inspired Morning After: Day 2, Post-Mastectomy Caitlin’s family nervously waits for her as she undergoes her preventative double mastectomy. Luckily, surgery goes smoothly and Caitlin bravely begins the recovery process.
Get Inspired Recovery: Meds. And Love. For Caitlin, the days following her double mastectomy are difficult but made easier by the love and constant support of her husband and family members. Even though her soreness makes it painful to laugh, Caitlin seems in good spirits as she adjusts to her new body and begins the healing process.
Get Inspired Caitlin’s Health Update: Six Weeks Post-Surgery Six weeks after her double mastectomy, Caitlin Brodnick updates us about how she's feeling.
Get Inspired Life Post-Surgery: Back on Stage Less than two months after her double mastectomy, Caitlin is back on her feet and back on stage.
Get Inspired Caitlin Responds to Fans: Reconstructive Surgery Costs and Her Amazing Husband Caitlin responds to Screw You Cancer fans and answers questions about reconstructive surgery costs and the unwavering support of her loving husband, Allen.