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Activist whose struggle with a disease called progeria was documented in an HBO special titled Life According to Sam. Throughout his short life, he promoted awareness of his rare disorder.
His mother and father, both pediatricians, established the Progeria Research Foundation.
How did Sam Berns die?
Sam Berns' death was caused by progeria.
|Cause of death||Progeria|
|Age of death||17 years|
|Birthday||October 23, 1996|
|Death date||January 10, 2014|
|Place of death||Foxborough, Massachusetts, United States|
|Place of burial||Rock Hill Cemetery, Foxboro, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA|