Also called SBMA, it was unrecognized just 40 years ago. Now it's on a fast track toward treatment.
posted on June 3, 2002 - 4:52pm
After years of frustration and unanswered questions, Len Janicki submitted to a final lab test — a blood test that he hoped would explain why his 48-year-old body felt weak and exhausted.
In high school, he'd been an athlete and an avid participant in almost every team sport imaginable. In college, he joined the Army Reserve, and later became company commander of a basic training unit.