Medical Bias in Breast Cancer: My Mother Was Intentionally Maimed by Her Surgeon

I’m sharing my mother’s secret shame because she can’t

Photo by Anthony Tran on Unsplash

I’m sharing stories from my past so women can stop suffering in silence and end medical bias and abuse.

I knew he was going to hurt her. I could feel it.

Small town, big bias

Back to my mother

My mother was not a crier. She was a fighter in every sense of the word and this doctor destroyed her spirit and dimmed her light.

Picture courtesy of linked Reddit post

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