5 Year-Old Went Viral, Now She's Raising Awareness For A Sp

Do you remember the viral video of the adorable 5-year-old who danced to Taylor Swift's song "Shake It Off"?

She danced to raise awareness about a condition that affects 1 in 15,000 to 40,000 newborns.

Dwarfism Awareness Month, which takes place in October, is celebrated around the world.

 

Rilee has achondroplasia, which is a bone growth disorder that causes disproportionate dwarfism, where the person has a normal sized torso and short limbs.

There are many misconceptions about dwarfism that little people like Rilee want other people to know about.

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Keith Allen

Keith Allen

I am born and raised in Michigan but love the Triad. I was sold as soon as I heard no snow, well very little snow I should say! I enjoy all kinds of music, sports, and playing with my two children Madison and our dog Beau!! Thank you to everyone... Read more

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