The curious case of Ali Hussain - a 14 year old with 110 year old body

Ali Hussain Khan a fourteen year old teenager from Bihar suffers from the rare disorder which causes rapid ageing and is known to affect just 80 people worldwide.

Vidya Balan cheers for differently-abled children

Actress Vidya Balan left spellbound to see a dance-performance by children suffering from cerebral palsy during a charity event here.

Now, drug that reverses aging in kids with Progeria

A drug first developed to cure cancer has shown great promise in treating children with Progeria, a rare and fatal rapid-aging disease, a new study has found.

Rare disease sheds light on normal human aging

Based on the study, it now appears that the same toxic protein that drives the premature aging disorder progeria plays a key role in normal cell aging.

Rare disease sheds light on normal human aging

Based on the study, it now appears that the same toxic protein that drives the premature aging disorder progeria plays a key role in normal cell aging.

Justin Bieber meets fan with progeria

Pop star Justin Bieber made the dream of a young British fan with the rapid ageing condition progeria come true by meeting her during his stay in London.