Saturday, November 6, 2010

"Vampire Boys" Have Rare Genetic Disorder

 Thanks to Inside Edition for the pictures and story.
Simon Cullen, 14, and his brother, George Cullen, 12, are not a part of the the Cullen family in The Twilight Saga. However, by looking at them, you may think that is where they belong. They have a rare genetic disorder called Hypohidroitic Ectodermal Dysplasia. This disorder does causes the following symptoms: very sharp teeth, unable to sweat, burn in the sun easily, have dark circles under their eyes and their hair stands on end. The live in London and used to be ridiculed for their appearance, but thanks to Stephenie Meyer and The Twilight Saga, they are the most popular kids in the school.

You can read the whole story here

1 comment:

  1. All children are a gift from God.These children are special.Thank you Stephie Bear for this story.