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Blind 4th Grader Heads to China for Stem Cell Treatment

By Trevor Connor and Melanie Olivas © KTSM News, El Paso, Texas — A local fourth grader is getting some much needed support from his classmates as he prepares for a trip that could allow him to see for the first time in his life. Alonzo Facha, 10, was born with a condition called Optic Nerve Hypoplasia, which means he has been blind since birth…. READ ARTICLE