The odds never stood in Kam Redlawsk's favor.Here's Kam's blog.
Redlawsk, 34, is one in a million people affected by a genetic disorder that has wasted and weakened her muscles, to the point where she now uses a wheelchair.
And because the condition -- hereditary inclusion body myopathy -- is so rare, the chances that somebody will allocate research funds to developing a treatment can seem like a million to one. The government and Big Pharma have little incentive to produce drugs only a few in the world will use, only a few in the world will pay for.
And here's some art by Kam:
And finally, here's some Adventure Time art by Tobias Kwan: