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Adalia Rose Williams, A Social-Media Star Who Documented Her Life With A Rare Genetic Disorder, Has Died At 15

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Adalia Rose Williams, a YouTuber with a rare genetic condition, has died, her social accounts say.

She was diagnosed when she was about 3 months old, her mother told The New Zealand Herald in 2018.

Adalia Rose Williams, a social-media star who documented her life with a rare genetic condition, has died at 15, according to posts on her Instagram and Facebook pages. She died Wednesday evening, the posts said.

The Texas teenager had over 12 million Facebook followers and 2.9 million subscribers on YouTube, where she posted health updates, makeup videos, comedy skits, and videos featuring her family members.

“She touched MILLIONS of people and left the biggest imprint in everyone that knew her,” the post, which was published Wednesday evening, said. “She is no longer in pain and is now dancing away to all the music she loves.”

Williams was diagnosed with Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome when she was about 3 months old, her mother, Natalia Pallante, told The New Zealand Herald in 2018…. (Read more)