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January 06, 2011

High Stakes

Produced by
Rachel Raney

Nicole Rowe was 40 years old when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, the same disease that killed her grandmother. Before going in for double mastectomy, she played in a poker tournament, and won… She was also given a lucky wig. She’s beaten the cancer for now, and is passing along the wig to another cancer patient. Also in this episode: a gum wall. And: an unforgettable night shift at the 7-11.

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