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Life with brittle bones as a 13-year-old

Tamimi Pohan has Osteogenesis Imperfecta, also known as brittle bone disease, a genetic disorder with no cure. Since birth, the Gan Eng Seng Primary School student has suffered more than 50 fractures in his arms, legs and spine. How do you care for a child when your hug can break his bones? The programme On The Red Dot celebrates inspirational families coping with childhood disability and illnesses. Watch the full episode here.
Tamimi Pohan has Osteogenesis Imperfecta, also known as brittle bone disease, a genetic disorder with no cure. Since birth, the Gan Eng Seng Primary School student has suffered more than 50 fractures in his arms, legs and spine. How do you care for a child when your hug can break his bones? The programme On The Red Dot celebrates inspirational families coping with childhood disability and illnesses. Watch the full episode here.

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