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"E! Special - Born Different 2: More Amazing Medical Stories" Premieres On January 12th at 10:00 PM, ET/PT
The special examines "inspirational stories of people who are living with extremely rare or debilitating medical disorders."

[via press release from E!]

E! Special - Born Different 2: More Amazing Medical Stories

"I've been defying the odds since the day I was born. just by determination and a will that nothing can stop me, but me." - Stacy Herald

Incredible One-Hour Special Highlighting Rare Medical Conditions And The People Who Defy Them Premieres On January 12th at 10:00 PM, ET/PT

(Los Angeles, CA, January 10, 2011,) - Following the success of the E! special "Born Different: Unbelievable Medical Conditions," "Born Different 2: More Amazing Medical Stories" continues to examine inspirational stories of people who are living with extremely rare or debilitating medical disorders. From a young man born with no arms and legs, to a little boy whose heart beats outside of his chest, "Born Different 2: More Amazing Medical Stories" showcases eight patients who defy the odds and refuse to succumb to limitations. "Born Different 2: More Amazing Medical Stories" premieres on January 12th at 10:00 PM on E!.

Kyle Maynard has great friends and is quite the ladies man. Kyle is also a champion wrestler who has penned a New York Times bestseller, "No Excuses" - all this despite the fact that his arms end at his elbows and his legs end at his knees. Kyle was born with a condition known as congenital amputation but that hasn't stopped him from achieving more in his 25 years than most people do in a lifetime.

Stacey Herald reveals to E! what it's been like to survive 36 years with osteogenesis imperfecta, a disorder that often leads to early death. Stacey's "brittle bone" condition stunted her growth. She stands at barely 3 feet tall and should never have been able to bear children. "[The doctor] told me, 'it's physically impossible.' She laid me down on a table and measured me and said, 'There is just no room for a little baby to grow.' Stacey was determined to have a family, and is now the proud mother of three children. "It's an absolute miracle that my children are even here," she tells E!. Stacey is also listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the "World's Smallest Mom".

5 year-old Lorelei Sellars was a normal apple-cheeked toddler until a mysterious condition caused all the fat in her body to disappear, seemingly overnight. 13 year-old Christopher Cobun was born with his heart outside his chest, but leads a remarkably normal life. 16 year-old Patrick Ivison was told he would never walk again after a car accident left him paralyzed. Patrick now surfs and is determined to walk at his High School graduation.

Along with their medical teams, Kyle, Stacey, Lorelei, Christopher, Patrick, and 3 other remarkable patients share their headline-making stories with E!. Be sure to tune-in on January 12th at 10:00 PM for the premiere of this awe-inspiring special.

About Comcast Entertainment Group

Based in Los Angeles, Comcast Entertainment Group operates E! Entertainment Television, the 24-hour network with programming dedicated to the world of entertainment, and E! Online; The Style Network, the destination for women 18-49 with a passion for the best in relatable, inspiring and transformational lifestyle programming; and G4, offering the last word on gaming, technology, animation, interactivity and "geek culture" for the male 18-34 demo. E! is currently available to 97 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. and the E! Everywhere initiative underscores the company's dedication to making E! content available on all new media platforms any time and anywhere from online to broadband video to wireless to radio to VOD. The Style Network currently counts 65 million cable and satellite subscribers and Mystyle.com keeps women up to date on all the latest fashion and beauty news on the web. G4 is available in 60 million cable and satellite homes nationwide and G4tv.com is a top web destination for video game news and information.

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