The boy with arthritis in his eyes
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The boy whose arthritic eyes threaten Marine dream

Malachi Neat's goal in life is to become a Royal Marine.

But there's a problem - the 14-year-old from Coventry has arthritis in his eyes.

He is one of about 12,000 UK children who have the condition.

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  • 23 Jul 2018