Father and daughter find out they have cancer on the same day

Father and daughter find out they have cancer on the same day

Man was diagnosed with kidney cancer, while the girl found out that she has breast cancer for the second time.

Jessica Duffield, 22, was diagnosed with the disease three years ago. At 19, the young woman from Newcastle was forced to stop college because she had to undergo chemotherapy treatments.

Doctor diagnosed fake cancers to children

Doctor diagnosed fake cancers to children

The goal was to convince parents to pay for treatments.

Mina Chowdhury, 44, worked as a pediatrician at a hospital in Scotland, where she convinced several parents that their children suffered from different types of fake cancers.

The doctor claimed that public facilities would take a long time and this could worsen the health of the minors. Therefore, it would be ideal to perform tests such as echocardiograms and blood tests at a private healthcare clinic, in Glasgow.