The Girl Whose Skin Never Heals

The girl whose skin never heals
The 11-year-old has a rare genetic disorder that means her skin blisters and tears at the slightest friction. It also affects her internal skin, which means her mouth and oesophagus blister. This makes swallowing difficult and eating painful – her food … Read more on BBC News

Young leukemia patient depends on strangers' donations to beat disease
His gait has been altered by a pair of strokes, and chemotherapy sessions have reduced his blond hair to a wispy pate, but Grady's main concern this day is eating cheezies, sipping juice and playing with a talking toy truck. Since last July, Grady has … Read more on Vancouver Sun