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Tag: Johns Hopkins Medical Institute
August 15, 2012 | 10:39 am
November 18, 1999 | 7:00 pmWhen Pam Acosta's mother, Rose, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in June of 1996, Acosta was at a loss. The only thing she knew about the disease was that it claimed actor Michael Landon's life. "The doctors offered no answers, no hope. Only a three- to six-month sentence," says...