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John is a lot like most teenagers. He likes superheroes, has big dreams for the future, and has a big personality. One thing he has that's different is he was born with Epidermolysis Bullosa, meaning his skin is thin and tears easily. Because of this fact, John is in constant pain and most of his body is wrapped tightly in bandages. 

Still, John's message to others is a positive one. All he wants to do is spread love and positivity. His family is by his side every step of the way. Special Books by Special Kids spoke to John about what life with EB is like and how you can donate to research that hopes to find a cure, which you can do here.

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