My story | Headaches, seizures and eyesight problems – How I live with Behçet disease

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Despite his rare illness, Siphamandla Boyce is determined to get the best education he can.
Despite his rare illness, Siphamandla Boyce is determined to get the best education he can.
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For years, he visited different doctors in different provinces but no one knew what was wrong with him.

Eastern Cape born Siphamandla Boyce (23) lived with a headache every day and no medication eased the pain.

It all started in 2013 when he was 15 years old and in Grade 10. His vision became impaired and he later lost his sight in his left eye. 

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