On assignment for The Wall Street Journal, photographer Aaron Vincent Elkaim traveled to the home of Devin Scullion in Hamilton, Ontario, where the boy with the rare disease progeria lives with his family.
"Forever in my heart. Tomorrow will not be the same without you, thank you for allowing me to be your mother," Jamie Madley wrote on social media after the death of her son, Devin Scullion, a Hamilton man with a rare genetic disorder that causes rapid aging.
Devin Scullion's optimistic outlook on life, while living with a rare genetic condition, left a lasting impression on those he encountered in his short life. The Hamilton man, who had the rare rapid aging disorder progeria, died at the age of