He Was Abandoned By His Parents For Being Ugly But Perseverance Changed His Life

Jono Lancaster was born with the rare disorder Treacher Collins Syndrome. The syndrome is a genetic condition that affects the way that facial features and some other parts of the body develop. At birth he was abandoned by his birth parents but Jono has gone on to do amazing work as an advocate for people with rare diseases, and outside of that lives a very normal happy life.

He Is Living With Treacher Collins Syndrome

He Is Living With Treacher Collins Syndrome

As we said earlier Jono is affected by a rare genetic disorder called Treacher Collins Syndrome. This syndrome impacted the way his facial bones developed before and after birth, and impacted his hearing making it so that he needs hearing aids at all times.