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Fundraising to help woman whose brain is 'coming away from skull'

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A woman whose brain is dropping out of her skull because of a rare syndrome is trying to raise £130,000 for lifesaving surgery.Sarah Gearing, 40, from Rochford, Essex, has Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, which makes the collagen in the body and connective tissues faulty.The surgery she needs involves a total neck fusion to put her brain back in place and relieve pressure on her spinal cord.
Source: BBC Essex