'I kept my chemotherapy a secret'
UK women from South Asian backgrounds are hiding their cancer diagnosis because of a perceived stigma, the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire show has learned.
Pravina Patel chose to keep the disease a secret when seeking treatment, saying she felt "extremely lonely" during chemotherapy.
Watch the Victoria Derbyshire programme on weekdays between 09:00 and 11:00 on BBC Two and the BBC News channel.
08 Aug 2017
- From the section Health