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World Life Foundation


P.O. Box 571
Bedford, TX 76095 USA



800 Number



The World Life Foundation (WLF) is a voluntary, non-profit, domestic and international information network dedicated to supporting the study of rare metabolic disorders. Established in 1992, the foundation believes that networking among physicians, researchers, and affected individuals and families is critical to improving clinical care and the understanding of rare metabolic diseases. The foundation disseminates information to affected individuals and/or family members; assists in fulfilling the needs of affected families related to ground/air transportation to treatment centers; and publishes a regular newsletter.

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