Jared Kushner shared that he confronted a medical scare throughout his days on the White Home.
The 40-year-old, who’s a son-in-law and former senior advisor to former President Donald Trump, revealed that he was identified with thyroid most cancers whereas working within the White Home in October 2019, in accordance with an excerpt of his memoir supplied to The New York Times. In Breaking Historical past: A White Home Memoir, Kushner recalled the second he discovered of his analysis.
“On the morning that I traveled to Texas to attend the opening of a Louis Vuitton manufacturing facility, White Home doctor Sean Conley pulled me into the medical cabin on Air Power One,” he wrote, per the outlet. “‘Your take a look at outcomes got here again from Walter Reed,’ he mentioned. ‘It appears like you’ve gotten most cancers. We have to schedule a surgical procedure straight away.'”
Kushner shared that he selected to maintain the analysis as non-public as doable. The truth is, he mentioned that he initially requested the physician to maintain the information a secret till they might meet in particular person the subsequent day: “Please do not inform anybody—particularly my spouse or my father-in-law.” (He mentioned he later advised his spouse Ivanka Trump.)