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Boy from Yorkshire has rare condition

Boy from Yorkshire has rare condition

5:58am 28th April 2010

An 11-year old boy from Mirfield in Westfield, who suffers from a rare condition which makes him age five times faster than his friends, has admitted life can be tough.

Harry Crowther has a rare genetic disorder which means his skin has started to thin and his bones are eroding. His is one of only 16 reported cases in the world.

Harry says dealing with the condition's not always easy. His mum Sharon says the family tries hard to stay positive.

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