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Claudia - United Kingdom
Hello, I'm 18 years old and I've been dealing with this disease for 10 years. Ledderhose disease (or plantar fibtomatosis) causes the thickening in the plantar fascia, causing lumps to grow on the foot/feet. The cause is unknown and there is little research on the disease meaning that the treatment varies. From what I know, the treatment options are radiotherapy, different injections such as corti...
Lauren - United States
I am currently 15 years old and am living a fairly normal life. I hang out with my friends, spend time with family, and go to school, but life wasn't always this way. At 12 years old, I was diagnosed with gigantomastia, which a very rare disease, let alone for a girl my age. Gigantomastia is thought to be caused by breast tissue being sensitive to hormones, so the scariest thought is that it could...
Emilie - France
Ellie Rose est née le 28 mars 2012. Elle est née après terme,. Elle était toute molle, dormait tout le temps et mangeait peu. Elle a été nourrie pendant 6 semaines par sonde nano-gastrique et des examens et recherhes génétiques ont été effectuées. Les médecins lui on trouvé une CIV (coeur) et des kystes cérébraux. Petit à petit elle s'est évéillée et a mieux mangé. Mais un retard psycho-moteur a p...
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