Bexhill, East Sussex, Hayley Okines is a teenage girl who was only 14 years old, but her physical appearance 7.5 times older than actual age which makes it look like an old woman 105 years old. Rare disease progeria made ??old before their time.
Hayley Okines doctors had predicted was not going to be phased live to the age of 13 years, but Hayley has just celebrated the anniversary-14 years.
Hayley Okines (14 years) suffering from a rare disease called progeria, the premature aging disease in children that made ??him look older than they are normally , now known as the most unique and bizarre disease has ever been found.
Outside the doctor’s prediction, Hayley was recently celebrated its birthday-14 years. Even with all its wonders, Hayley also published his autobiography.
In his book, Hayley told of how difficult life he had to face due to the rare disease progeria. He does not like school because of progeria has made his body like a 105-year-old grandmother.
Progeria makes hair fall out and not grow again, the blood vessels in the head was clear, mengeriputnya skin because there is no fat tissue. In addition, nails curved and brittle, hardened in the joints, which causes the bone easily cracked or broken bones and teeth grow too late.
Progeria takes its name from the Greek word ‘proeros’ meaningful prematurely old. This rare disease involves a mutant protein called progerin that accelerate physical aging. (more…)