Below you'll find more information about 48 Hours' "Invisible Killers" program, airing on Sept. 28, 2000.
Dr. Dorr Dearborn
Rainbow Children's Hospital
Melinda Ballard, homeowner
Dr. Eckhardt Johanning
Eastern N.Y. Occupational and Environmental Health Center
Dr. David Straus
Texas Tech University
3601 Fourth St.
Lubbock, Texas 79430
Visit the Web site at www.stachybotrys.com/stachy.htm.
The Environmental Protection Agency will have a hot line set up for questions and concerns about indoor contamination. The Indoor Air Hot Line can be reached at 800-438-4318.
Or visit www.epa.gov/iaq/biologic.html.
A Web site with more information on the subject is www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dbmd/gbs.
The Centers for Disease Control has set up a Strep B hot line at 404-371-5375.
Dr. Doug Kerr
Johns Hopkins Medical Center
Information on transverse myelitis and Cody Unser's foundation is at the Web site www.codysfirststep.org/.
Rachel Gene Aldrich Foundation Fund
c/o KeyBank National Association
1 Metro Park Dr.
Albany, N.Y. 12205
For more information regarding E. coli, visit www.mednews.net/bacteria.