The Internet at the Speed of Thought

This Little Boy Is Trapped Inside an Old Man’s Body

at 4:48 pm | By

Growing Up Too Fast

Perhaps one of the scariest things imaginable is to have our own body turn against us.

This of course happens in a multitude of ways, with various disorders and diseases causing our fragile bodies to attack themselves or even completely shut down. From cancer to locked-in syndrome, the possibilities are endless and terrifying.

But what if your body made you age too quickly? In a world obsessed with youth and beauty, there are those who suffer from an extraordinarily rare genetic condition that makes Benjamin Button look like a walk in the park, and sadly, there’s no getting better.

mohammed abdel majeed progeria handsome

Source: YouTube @AJ+

Learn about the rare disease and what it means for this boy