Georgia Rankin was a young girl of 18: the fair-haired, handsome, but small. She is measuring less than 78 inches, is the smallest teenager in the british isles. She is suffering from an extreme form of dwarfism. “I have to buy clothes in the children’s section. Everything is pink, fluffy and baby-like. Very frustrating,” says Georgia, who should dream to be like all the other girls of her age.
She is suffering from an unknown variant of the disease of which the genetic code has not yet been elucidated. The worst is the chronic pain with which they will have to learn to live with it. That is caused by an abnormality with her hips. To make the pain more bearable, to make, to have her a doctor of the top of her pelvic bone removed. A heavy-duty treatment, but the results have been very encouraging.
In spite of the pain, and in her restraints, trying in Georgia, as much as possible, to enjoy life and her dreams to pursue. She hopes to be once a week to follow a training course and begins to vloggen on the make-up. In the meantime, has Found more than 300,000 followers, and she has become a hit on YouTube. A little girl with big dreams.
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