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.
Actress Vidya Balan left spellbound to see a dance-performance by children suffering from cerebral palsy during a charity event here.
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.
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.
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.
Day in Pics: 25th October
Showbiz World - October 25, 2014
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