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February 13, 2012 7:20 AM

Program supplying Lorenzo's oil to X-ALD patients faces funding crisis

But for one life-saving difference, 8-year-old Matthew Reimer's after-school routine is similar to that of many boys his age. But in the middle of his routine, the third-grader will drink 15 milliliters of the 44 milliliters he takes every day of Lorenzo's oil — a substance made famous 20 years ago by the Nick Nolte and Susan Sarandon movie of the same name.

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