Due To Her Mother's Diagnosis, Marg Helgenberger Became An Advocate In The Fight Against Cancer
December 22, 2017 16:47
Marg Helgenberger, an award-winning actress, plays a criminal investigator on the TV series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. But in real life, she fights against another enemy: breast cancer, with which her mother was diagnosed when Marg was a college junior.
Tragedy in the family
Marg was packing up to get on the flight home when her mother told her over the phone that she had found a lump in her breast. She was a nurse, so she definitely knew something was wrong but still tried to calm down her daughter.