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Progeria Illness Not All Sam Berns Taught Us About
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Many people have never heard of a rare genetic condition called Progeria or are even aware of the young lives it claims. Sam Berns became one of those young lives when he passed away on Friday. He was just seventeen …

Sam Berns, 17-Year-Old With Progeria, Dies Friday

Sam Berns, a Massachusetts teen diagnosed with progeria, died Friday evening from complications stemming from his condition, the Progeria Research Foundation announced. Berns was just 17-years-old at the time of his death. but had already touched more lives than many …

Sam Berns: Inspirational Teen Battling Progeria Dies
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The Progeria Research Program tells us that Sam Berns, the well-loved boy who helped the world become more aware of Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome, has died this Friday at the age of 17. Sam Berns became an inspiration for many due …