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Longing for Stability After a Childhood Spent in Hospitals

Longing for Stability After a Childhood Spent in Hospitals

A genetic disorder has dominated large portions of Silas Waller’s life. Getting to college at first required a wheelchair and two buses, but he was determined to get on a path to financial security. Read full article: Longing for Stability After a Childhood ...→

Longing for Stability After a Childhood Spent in Hospitals

Longing for Stability After a Childhood Spent in Hospitals

A genetic disorder has dominated large portions of Silas Waller’s life. Getting to college at first required a wheelchair and two buses, but he was determined to get on a path to financial security. Read full article: Longing for Stability After a Childhood ...→

Mom covered in thousands of tumors due to rare genetic disorder: 'It's really rough and depressing'

Mom covered in thousands of tumors due to rare genetic disorder: 'It's really rough and depressing'

She said children are more understanding than adults, and that she faces rude gestures and glares when out in public. Read full article: Mom covered in thousands of tumors due t...→

Woman arrested for allegedly harassing child with genetic disorder

Woman arrested for allegedly harassing child with genetic disorder

A New York woman has been arrested for allegedly harassing a child with a genetic disorder, according to police. Read full article: Woman arrested for allegedly harassing c...→

Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. updated 1M ago 08:20

Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. updated 1M ago 08:20

You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. Read full article: Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hos...→

LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child With Genetic Disorder

LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child With Genetic Disorder

New York state police say a Long Island woman used social media and the U.S. mail to harass a child with a genetic disorder that causes skin to harden and crack. Read full article: LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child Wi...→

Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic disorder he shares with just 100 others | WTOP

Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic disorder he shares with just 100 others | WTOP

A Sterling, Virginia, teenager with a rare genetic disorder is doing everything he can to stay with his family. Read full article: Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic ...→

Family tells story of man that died of common genetic disorder

Family tells story of man that died of common genetic disorder

A young man from Grosse Pointe in the prime of his life passed away. Twenty-nine-year-old Alex Marshall had a common genetic disorder called Factor 5 Leiden. Read full article: Family tells story of man that died of c...→

Mom covered in thousands of tumors due to rare genetic disorder: 'It's really rough and depressing'

Mom covered in thousands of tumors due to rare genetic disorder: 'It's really rough and depressing'

She said children are more understanding than adults, and that she faces rude gestures and glares when out in public. Read full article: Mom covered in thousands of tumors due t...→

Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic disorder he shares with just 100 others | WTOP

Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic disorder he shares with just 100 others | WTOP

A Sterling, Virginia, teenager with a rare genetic disorder is doing everything he can to stay with his family. Read full article: Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic ...→

LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child With Genetic Disorder

LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child With Genetic Disorder

New York state police say a Long Island woman used social media and the U.S. mail to harass a child with a genetic disorder that causes skin to harden and crack. Read full article: LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child Wi...→

Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. updated 1M ago 08:20

Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. updated 1M ago 08:20

You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. Read full article: Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hos...→

Woman arrested for allegedly harassing child with genetic disorder

Woman arrested for allegedly harassing child with genetic disorder

A New York woman has been arrested for allegedly harassing a child with a genetic disorder, according to police. Read full article: Woman arrested for allegedly harassing c...→

Family tells story of man that died of common genetic disorder

Family tells story of man that died of common genetic disorder

A young man from Grosse Pointe in the prime of his life passed away. Twenty-nine-year-old Alex Marshall had a common genetic disorder called Factor 5 Leiden. Read full article: Family tells story of man that died of c...→

Mom covered in thousands of tumors due to rare genetic disorder: 'It's really rough and depressing'

Mom covered in thousands of tumors due to rare genetic disorder: 'It's really rough and depressing'

She said children are more understanding than adults, and that she faces rude gestures and glares when out in public. Read full article: Mom covered in thousands of tumors due t...→

Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. updated 1M ago 08:20

Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. updated 1M ago 08:20

You may know Shriners Hospitals for Children because of one very special patient: 17-year-old Alec Cabacungan, who was brought to Shriners because of a rare genetic disorder called Osteogenesis Imperfecta (or brittle bone disease), and who for the past five years has helped spread their mission as the charitable organization's leading spokeskid. Lee Cowan talked with Cabacungan, who describes his challenges and aspirations, and who makes it all look so easy, while none of it really is. Read full article: Alec's mission You may know Shriners Hos...→

Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic disorder he shares with just 100 others | WTOP

Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic disorder he shares with just 100 others | WTOP

A Sterling, Virginia, teenager with a rare genetic disorder is doing everything he can to stay with his family. Read full article: Loudoun Co. teen seeks cure for genetic ...→

Woman arrested for allegedly harassing child with genetic disorder

Woman arrested for allegedly harassing child with genetic disorder

A New York woman has been arrested for allegedly harassing a child with a genetic disorder, according to police. Read full article: Woman arrested for allegedly harassing c...→

LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child With Genetic Disorder

LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child With Genetic Disorder

New York state police say a Long Island woman used social media and the U.S. mail to harass a child with a genetic disorder that causes skin to harden and crack. Read full article: LI Woman Charged With Harassing Child Wi...→

Family tells story of man that died of common genetic disorder

Family tells story of man that died of common genetic disorder

A young man from Grosse Pointe in the prime of his life passed away. Twenty-nine-year-old Alex Marshall had a common genetic disorder called Factor 5 Leiden. Read full article: Family tells story of man that died of c...→