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Mentally Retarded / Special Olympics / Health Care #195914

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 11, 2001
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) The Special Olympics in Anchorage, AK, shown.

(Washington: Barry Serafin) Yale University study findings on health care for Special Olympics athletes who are mentally retarded examined. [Special Olympics president Tim SHRIVER - talks about untreated pain.] [Yale University Edward ZIGLER - says too many doctors are unequipped to deal with the mentally retarded; says the system has disincentives for care of the mentally retarded.] [Mothers of mentally disabled children Rosario MARIN, Anita BALL - comment on their children's health care.]

Serafin, Barry;
Simpson, Carole

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