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HUMAN statue Ashley Kurpiel suffers from a rare condition that turning her muscles to BONE. The illness, called Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva affects about 800 people worldwide. The incurable disease slowly turns muscles into solid bone - and has already cost Ashley her right arm. While the disease can leave sufferers completely immobilised, Ashley has vowed to live life to the fullest.
Videographer / Director: Dre Barnes
Producer: Samantha Grillo, Nick Johnson
Editor: Sonia Estal