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Read the story of Ontlametse Phalatse, the first black child in the world to be diagnosed with progeria, a rare condition that causes rapid aging of the body.
Ontlametse Phalatse, whom doctors diagnosed with progeria and said will not live past 13, has marked her 18th birthday with a meeting with President Zuma