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UK South Asian women 'hiding cancer because of stigma'
Women's Fund Asia
A number of UK women from South Asian backgrounds who have cancer hide it because of a perceived stigma about the disease, the BBC has learned. Women in Southeast Asia. Ms Patel continued to keep the disease a secret when seeking treatment, saying she felt "extremely lonely" during chemotherapy. Facebook Pinterest.
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