The boy whose skin is peeling
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Boy with skin-peeling condition sent 18,000 cards

20 September 2019 Last updated at 00:42 BST

Rhys Williams, from Bolton, has epidermolysis bullosa, a painful, life-limiting condition that has left him unable to walk.

As he turns 14, his mother has made an appeal for people to send him birthday cards to help improve his mood.

He has received 18,000, which he says has made him feel "a lot better".

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