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February 26, 2016

Rare diseases: the real X-Men

“The greatest gift we have is to bear their pain without breaking and it comes from your most human part, hope.” X-Men: Days of Future Past. The movies present the X-Men as people with genetic mutations that give them superpowers. Although real world X-Men and – women exist, they would never describe their rare diseases as superpowers: (more…)
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