BOSTON (CBS) – A seven-year-old boy suffering from a rare disorder that only 500 kids have is now fighting for two things: Attention to the disease and money for research.
Thomas Archibald of Weymouth has some good folks in his fight including his parents, his community, and his school.READ MORE: I-Team: High School Failure Rates In Massachusetts Jumped During Pandemic
So far they’ve raised $75,000 to help fund research on his disease.READ MORE: 'Had A Heart Of Gold': Construction Worker Killed In Newton Identified As Russell Harron
Only one researcher is studying nonketotic hyperglycinemia.
Thomas’ parents wrote to WBZ to say how proud of their community they are and to spread the word.MORE NEWS: 'I Don't Want To Be A Vigilante': Mikayla Miller's Mother Demands Justice At Hopkinton Rally
For more information visit the NKH Crusaders Foundation.