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Nadia’s long dreamt of dressing up for an occasion like a matric farewell.
Gemma and Ed Young thought their son was just a very happy baby, but doctors later found Jack’s outbursts were triggered by a hypothalamic hamartoma – a benign brain tumour causing “laughing seizures”.
Xander Pickering has a rare condition, which, for a very long time, meant he was unable to attend school. But he'll be attending "big school" this year for the first time, and he couldn't be more excited.
When Katherine was born her body was covered in rash-like pustules that would blister and scab her fragile little body. Parent24 spoke to her dad, Richard, who told us all about her journey and how, eventually, she was diagnosed with the rare disease, incontinentia pigmenti.
A tot born with a rare eye condition who experiences pain in the sunlight has been dubbed “our little vampire girl” by her doting parents.
A seven-year-old boy has become the first child in 20 years to undergo a remarkable operation – five organs transplanted in one go.
Aaron was diagnosed with Interleukin-12 Receptor Defect, a rare and incurable disease that affects his immune system. He is the only child, of the few known cases worldwide, who can't consume food – at all.
On International Rare Diseases Day, Mrs South Africa 2018 speaks about the importance of researching your genealogy and opens up about her family's struggles.
is adorable video in a police car that went viral in October.
Doctors believe she is one of the youngest patients to have such a severe case.
The family has travelled all over the country to various specialists in search of answers but without much success.
A young Ukrainian girl with a rare genetic disorder is set to travel to America for a ground-breaking treatment.
Despite the physical challenges of living with Muscular Dystrophy, the remarkable Ekaterina Borodulkina creates striking art and it's nothing short of inspiring.
Meet the girl with uncombable hair
At the age of 10, Jed Kagan from Cape Town started experiencing unbearable pain that had doctors perplexed. Mom Shana explains how her son went from sufferer to hero.
Ayaan Ahmed was diagnosed with SCID in 2016 and his parents were told their little one wouldn't make it past a year. Parent24 sat down with his mother, Shamaa Sheik, who shared his incredible story.
Most babies are born perfectly healthy, but for a small percentage, things go wrong. Many congenital disorders, or defects that happen in the womb, have no known cause. Here’s what you need to know about the five most common ones
An 11-year-old boy suffering from a rare and incurable disease has to have four operations a year.
"We started to notice that she couldn't walk in a straight line anymore"
One in 15 000 babies around the world are born with PWS. Janet Legemaate shares their inspiring story.
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