Hayley Okines Dies, The Teenager Trapped In A Old Body

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Hayley Okines, the little girl who battled the premature aging disease progeria has died aged 17. She touched the hearts of many when she reached out via television to raise the awareness of the condition. 


The Progeria Research Foundation posted on its Facebook page: 
‘The entire Progeria family mourns together with many as we say goodbye to Hayley Okines, our smart, beautiful and spirited English rose, who passed away today at age 17.
‘Gone from our sight, but never our memories, gone from our touch but never our hearts. We will miss you.’