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House Proceeding 12-08-09 on Dec 8th, 2009 :: 1:34:45 to 1:36:40
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Lee Terry

1:34:41 to 1:35:01( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: from california, congressman rice and congresswoman harman, issue. i reserve the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewom from california time. the gentleman from nebraska, mr. terry. mr. terry: i yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. terry: mr. speaker, i rise in support of house resolution

Lee Terry

1:34:45 to 1:36:40( Edit History Discussion )
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Lee Terry

1:35:02 to 1:35:22( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: 55 and encourage the designation of national prader-willi syndrome awareness month. prader-willi syndrome is a complex genetic disorder that can cause life threatening symptoms sufficient as n extreme and insatiable appetite . often resulting in morbid obesity, praderilli syndrome

Lee Terry

1:35:23 to 1:35:43( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: occurs in males and feles equally and in all races. estimates of the perfect vail lens of prader-willi syndrome vary with the most likely figure being one out of every 15,000 children. children with p.w.s. have sweet and loving personalities, but they are also characrized by weight control issues and motor development delays along with

Lee Terry

1:35:44 to 1:36:05( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: some behavior problems and unique medical issues. p.w.s. typically causes low muscle tone, short stature if not treated with growth hormone. incomplete sexual development and a chronic feeling of hunger at coupleled with a metabolism that utilizes drastically fewer calories than

Lee Terry

1:36:06 to 1:36:27( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: normal can lead to an excessive eating and life threatening obity. the food compulsion requires constant supervision on the part of the family members along with regular attention to many of the other difficult symptoms. it is the commitment of researchers and health professionals that have led to effective treatments and

Lee Terry

1:36:28 to 1:36:40( Edit History Discussion )

Lee Terry: hopefully an eventual curl for the families affected by -- cure for the families affect bide this disorder. i'd like to thank representative royce from california for his commitment to raising awareness. i encourage all my colleagues

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