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'Turtle Boy,' Kid Born With Mole Covering 40% Of Body, Has Newfound Hope Thanks To Fierce Advocates

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 07.10.2014 | Impact

New groundbreaking research is bringing long-awaited hope to a Colombian boy who was born with a rare skin condition whose cause, until now, has been ...

Generous 'Turtle Boy' Has Gone Through Shell And Back

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 07.10.2014 | Weird News

An 8-year-old Colombian boy got a new lease on life three years ago when his gigantic mole -- that accounted for 20 percent of his body weight -- was ...

'Turtle Boy' Sees Himself For First Time After Surgery

Posted 07.09.2012 | TV

Didier became known as "Turtle Boy" (Sun., 9 p.m. ET on National Geographic) because of an 11-pound mole he had grown around his torso which resembled...