We dare you not to cry when you meet this Kid of the Week

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Nine-year-old Natalia Villegas was diagnosed with Idiopathic Multicentric Osteolysis or “Vanishing Bone Disease.” Currently fewer than 100 known cases of IMO exist in the world, but that doesn’t stop her from facing challenges with a smile and focusing on her abilities instead of her limitations.



Natalia Villegas

Natalia Villegas (Shriners Hospitals for Children® — St. Louis)


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