Theory for FDR's Illness Has New Backers Researchers put forth a theory that president Franklin Delano Roosevelt may not have been stricken by polio, as has been thought, but by another paralytic disease known as Guillain-barre syndrome. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Dr. Armond Goldman at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

Theory for FDR's Illness Has New Backers

Theory for FDR's Illness Has New Backers

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Researchers put forth a theory that president Franklin Delano Roosevelt may not have been stricken by polio, as has been thought, but by another paralytic disease known as Guillain-barre syndrome. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Dr. Armond Goldman at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.