Williams Syndrome: It's Not a Fairy Tale

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A tiny Jeremy Vest, still in diapers, at the family piano.

Jeremy Vest was drawn to music from the very beginning, yet slower to learn other skills than most children. Vest Family Photo hide caption

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Fairy tales tell of wee folk who spend their lives singing and dancing. A rare genetic disorder called Williams Syndrome lends scientific support to the legends. Drummer Jeremy Vest is among those who are diagnosed with Williams Syndrome.

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