Christine Cheung wonders if there will be a day where she could go about her life without being asked if Lucas is her real son. She had her husband Aaron, who are both of Asian descent, welcomed their first child two years ago but were shocked to find that he had a rare medical condition - one that is believed to have only struck two families in Australia. But the Cheungs - who live in Riverview in Sydney's north shore - say they are approached by strangers at least three times a day, intrigued to learn about Lucas' biological history. On many occasions, Mrs Cheung says has been left frustrated and angered by questions which imply her son does not belong to her. It took doctors one and a half years after Lucas was born that doctors were able to diagnose him with the rare medical condition. Lucas has tricho hepato enteric syndrome - a disorder which has only ever been reported 44 times worldwide. Needless to say, it was an arduous time for the first-time parents as Mr and Mrs Cheung were desperate for some kind of diagnosis for their son who was born prematurely at 32 weeks. However the Cheungs were faced with the reality that there was limited information and research surrounding the uncommon illness. There are reportedly only two families in Australia, seven around the world, who have tricho hepato enteric syndrome.
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February 14, I had that hair color for almost 5 years. I was full on blonde. I was platinum blonde from roots to ends. You get the point — I was blonde. Like most Asians, I was born with black, straight hair. That may be another reason you hardly see a full head of blonde on Asian girls. I was treated differently with each. This happened a lot at social gatherings or random conversations I had with people outside of campus. I had dark brown hair my first year of college.
By Guest reflip02, November 7, in soompi hangout. Aren't they Beautiful?!?! Yep, but from what I've seen some Hmong babies with blonde hair grow out of it. As they get older, their hair gets darker. I heard there are possible romans who travelled to china. Off topic but have any of you seen Ken Hirai? Apparently he's full Japanese but he looks mixed. But yeah, he does look mixed! I remember first hearing about him and I was like "Him? As if".