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The roots of madness

Exploring a family's illness leads to Ireland

Patrick Tracey Patrick Tracey wrote "Stalking Irish Madness" about his family's affliction. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff)
By James Sullivan
Globe Correspondent / August 26, 2008

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