Seven-Year-Boy Has 80-Percent Of His Skin Genetically Altered To Save His Life

It’s hard to put into words sometimes just how incredible the advancements in science are.

Specifically, in the field of medicine.

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Yes, there is still a long way to go before incurable diseases like cancer, Alzheimer’s, and HIV/AIDs no longer affect hundreds of millions of lives worldwide.

But, there has been an incredible breakthrough in one area of medicine that has saved a seven-year-old boy’s life.

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The boy, Hassan, has epidermolysis bullosa and landed in a hospital burn unit in Germany nearly two years ago after the disorder caused blistering and lesions so severe that he ultimately lost 80-percent of his skin.

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Thanks to two doctors in Italy and their medical breakthrough, Hassan is not only living with no signs of EB, but he’s thriving.

Head to the next page to see what Dr. Michele De Luca discovered that could save many more lives like Hassan’s…

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