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A Closer Look (Lorenzo's Oil) #710971

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 27, 2002
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The movie "Lorenzo's Oil," about a couple who developed their own treatment for their son Lorenzo Odone††'s debilitating ALD disease, recalled.

(New York: John McKenzie) FDA investigation findings that Lorenzo's oil works in adrenoleukodystrophy†(ALD) therapy featured; details given. [Kennedy Krieger Institute Dr. Gerald RAYMOND†- says Lorenzo's oil prevents the fat buildup in ALD that leads to problems in the nervous system.] [Mother of child who showed ALD symptoms & son, Patty & Michael BENTON††- talk about his avoidance of total debilitation & how good he feels.]

Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John

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