Lizzie Velasquez is the world’s thinnest woman!
Lizzie Velasquez was born on March 13 1989 in Austin, Texas, USA. She is also known as the world’s thinnest woman. Lizzie was born 4 weeks before normal delivery and weighed 1.2 kg at birth.
Born in 1989 she is the eldest of her siblings. She suffers from a rare congenital disorder which prevents her body from accumulating fats. Also, she can’t see from her right eye due to clouding in her right eye. She also doesn’t have a good immunity. She eats small meals throughout the day.
Her condition has similarities like Progeria but her condition is not terminal. Except her right eye and inability to gain weight her other body organs and bones are normal.
Because of her disorder she is unable to gain weight and never had weighed over 29 kg.
She was bullied in her school because of her unusual appearance. She was also called the World’s ugliest woman on the internet, but she fought back and explained to everyone about her condition and she is against bullying. Also She got over 54 million views on her YouTube videos.
She has studied at Texas State University in communication studies. Lizzie also believes in God and thinks god is always there to help her. She is now positive towards life and has co-authored her biography along with her mother.
She also has two more books about the problems she faced in her life she also motivates people to never give up.
A documentary film about her named A Brave Heart: Lizzie Velasquez Story was aired on the Lifetime channel.
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