EAST PRAIRIE, MO (KFVS)- Children in the Heartland are battling a new, rare disease.
Meet Reagann and Mason. These two children may seem like normal kids, but what they have is quite rare.
Both are diagnosed with a disease called ROHHAD. That is short for Rapid-Onset Obesity with Hypothalamic Dysfunction, Hypoventilation and Autonomic Dysregulation presenting in childhood.
There are less than 100 kids worldwide that have been diagnosed. This disease can turn deadly and right now, there is no known cure.