Progeria is known as the Benjamin Button disease.
Basically, what happens is your DNA ages you backwards. When you’re born with progeria, it’s like your toddler has the body of an 80-year-old.
The survival rates are very low because your body is too fragile to de-age as you grow.
One little boy is defying all odds and sharing his story of survival. It’s both heartbreaking and empowering.



"My parents found out I had progeria when I was 1 year old, but they continued to give me a normal lifestyle. Like any…

Posted by Love What Matters on Monday, December 28, 2015