The Boy Whose Skin Grows Too Fast

DEDE FASCIANO: Harlequin Ichthyosis is a severe skin disorder. It is a genetic disorder that’s inherited at birth. For Evan, it is the most severe form of Ichthyosis. Dede: Time to cozy snuggly? Evan: Yeah and put my sweater! Dede: You want to put your sweater on? JOE FASCIANO: It is a condition that affects his skin and it makes […]

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Brain Man: The Boy With The Incredible Brain (Superhuman Documentary) | Real Stories

It’s not until the very last moment that those sparks tell me what [but] on Earth they machine I’ve never encountered anyone like this He absolutely blew my mind To scientists this man is a gold mine a once-in-A-lifetime opportunity This could be the linchpin that spawns off a new field of research Why are they all so excited genius? […]

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I Hid My Eating Disorder For 8 Years

LINDSEY HALL: Eating disorders, you don’t just wake up and have one. You don’t just wake up and you start starving yourself. No one’s body wants to be starving. I stopped really knowing what hunger was. LINDSEY HALL: February 27th, 2007: I am starting a diet today for real just until after Germany. I need to be thin there. I […]

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Inspirational Sisters Share Rare Facial Disorder | BORN DIFFERENT

ASIA WILLIAMS: People are so quick to judge the book by its cover but don’t realise what really comes along from within. ASIA WILLIAMS: I am Asia. INDIA WILLIAMS: And I am India. ASIA & INDIA: And we have Treacher Collins Syndrome. COMM: These sisters share everything, including a rare genetic condition called Treacher Collins Syndrome. ASIA WILLIAMS: My great-great-great […]

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The Nurture Room (Child Psychology Documentary) | Real Stories

Where’s Jamie? Where’s Jamie gone? Is he hiding? Right, look at me. Now, Reece thought you were looking for someone to play ‘Passes’ with. And he would like to play ‘Passes’ with you. Jamie: No! Well, if you don’t want to play with Reece, maybe Reece can have the ball to himself? No, wait here. No, wait here. Now, I […]

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One In A Million Boy With CLOVES Syndrome

JENNY PADILLA: Our child does look different and he was born that way, and we never knew he was going to be able to do all the things that he can do, and he amazes us every day. EILEEN HENWOOD: Victor is like every other 3-year-old. He loves to play with his friends, have fun. It’s interesting to watch the […]

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The 7ft 8in Teen Who Can’t Stop Growing

BROC: Monster!! COMM: Broc Brown is an incredible 7ft 8inches tall. And at 18 years old, he may still be growing. DARCI: Most men will stop growing at age 22, Broc is 18. The tallest man in the world is 8ft1’, I believe. He could be the tallest man in the world eventually. This chair here is Broc’s chair. It […]

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Chronic Illness Makes Woman Amazing Contortionist | BORN DIFFERENT

SCARLET CHECKERS: I’ve been extra flexible for my whole life. So, I’ve always known that there is something different about my body. SCARLET CHECKERS: I have a genetic condition called Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. The type that I have is type 3 hypermobility. SCARLET CHECKERS: It’s a collagen disorder; it affects all the connective tissue in my body. It makes all of […]

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The Dangerous Few (Psychopath Documentary) – Real Stories

english the dangerous few (psychology documentary)-real stories Cody’s Mother: Cody has killed a few animals. He has killed -um- he when he was three he microwaved a cat. And he has also killed a little small dog. My mom had a little Yorkshire Terrier and he said flipped it and it broke it’s neck. And then he killed another cat […]

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