May 22, 2015
Award-winning singer, Jimmy Borges, opens up about battle with liver cancer
Award-winning singer and actor, Jimmy Borges, was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2011. He said his Chinese side of the family was prone to and impacted by Hepatitis B. Doctors found a football sized tumor when he went in for a check-up. Borges is one of hundreds of people in Hawaii who have been directly affected or have known someone with liver cancer.
He shared his journey with cancer at the UH Cancer Center's Global Liver Cancer Conference on May 22 and in the video below.