Relay torchbearer's story 'a miracle of modern medicine, and the grace of god'
At the time that Marti Wermager was first diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (known as ALL), she was just 5 years old.
She was also given a mere 1 percent chance of survival. Almost four decades later, Marti has not only survived, she has thrived.
"I'm considered a long-term survivor of the disease," she said.
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