03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011

Disease Turns Muscle Into Bone: Joshua Scoble Fights For His Life (VIDEO)

Three-year-old Joshua Scoble is fighting a rare and disabling genetic disease that turns his muscle into bone. He tries to live as normal a life as possible but it's extremely difficult when any bruise can turn into bone, causing painful lumps all over his body. There is no known cure, but doctors are hopeful that with time they can develop specific genetic treatments that will allow Joshua to live a long and healthy life.


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