Illustration: Stephen Case

Breast cancer survivor on folly of ‘Asian way’ of hiding illnesses after aunts failed to share own diagnoses

  • Kim Li was furious none of her father’s sisters shared an important detail of her family’s medical history that could have spared her much suffering
  • She says hiding your illness because of shame might be the Asian way, but it could mean a missed opportunity to save a loved one
Topic |   Physical Health
Illustration: Stephen Case