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IN People ON 26 May, 2016
Jono Lancaster is not an ordinary human being. To some people, he's no less than a hero. He suffers from a rare condition known as Treacher Collins Syndrome, which isn't fatal but it results in horrible deformities of the facial bones.
Jono was only a few hours old when he parents abandoned him because of his deformity. Life hasn't been easy for him since then. He was bullied at school and everywhere he went. But he rose to the challenge and made the best that he could.
He now organizes support groups and travels the world to increase awareness about his condition. He also helps others who suffer from the same and gives them hope alongside.
Check out Jono's story here.
He was abandned by his parents because of his condition and now he's a hero to many people.
This is a very rare genetic condition and it affects the facial muscles and bones. It also disturbs breathing, hearing and sight.
He felt isolated and he was bullied by everyone. But he turned it around.
He went public and started organizing support groups and awareness camps for people suffering from Treacher Collins Syndrome.
He learned to accept his body and started helping others do the same.
He is helping others in a very unique way and that gives him a lot of happiness.
He is truly an inspiration for everyone out there.