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    VIDEO: Blue Devils Corbin McCarthy and teammate Ben Humphreys have become "big brothers" for Beckham Prescott,4, who is being treated at the Duke Medical Center for PMD (Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease), a rare leukodystrophy that affects the central nervous system. Beckham, in turn, has become an inspiration for the players.

VIDEO: Blue Devils Corbin McCarthy and teammate Ben Humphreys have become "big brothers" for Beckham Prescott,4, who is being treated at the Duke Medical Center for PMD (Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease), a rare leukodystrophy that affects the central nervous system. Beckham, in turn, has become an inspiration for the players. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
VIDEO: Blue Devils Corbin McCarthy and teammate Ben Humphreys have become "big brothers" for Beckham Prescott,4, who is being treated at the Duke Medical Center for PMD (Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease), a rare leukodystrophy that affects the central nervous system. Beckham, in turn, has become an inspiration for the players. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

Two Duke players did a favor for a sick boy; it changed his life – and theirs

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