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Sept 2018
‘Stranger Things’ star explains why he’ll be wearing sneakers on Emmys red carpet

July 2018
Stranger Things Star Attends First CCD Smiles Conference 10PM

July 2018
Stranger Things Star Attends First CCD Smiles Conference 5PM

Utah Valley Magazine
March/April 2018
Kelly was chosen as one of the FAB 40 who share milestones of their travels, roadblocks on their routes, and must-haves as they walk out the door for their daily adventures.

‘Stranger Things’ Star Gaten Matarazzo Opens up about His Rare Health Condition
Jan 24, 2018
“Stranger Things” star Gaten Matarazzo comes to The Doctors to speak about his rare genetic disorder, cleidocranial dysplasia, which casued him to be born without a collarbone and has affected the growth of his teeth.

Stranger Things’ Gaten Matarazzo sings national anthem before Rangers game
Dec 2, 2017
Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin Henderson) of Netflix’s Stranger Things has become one of the biggest breakout stars of the series. Friday, Gaten showed off another side of his talent: his singing.

Girl with rare condition thrives despite many obstacles
Nov 20, 2017
Rather than dwelling on her diagnosis of CCD, Bridget focuses on how she can bring smiles to others

‘Stranger Things’ star visits Utah, speaks on Cleidocranial Dysplasia
Oct 27, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY — One of the stars in the hit Netflix series “Stranger Things” visited Utah last week, where he worked to help grow a non-profit foundation for those who have Cleidocranial Dysplasia (CCD). Like his character “Dustin” in the series, Gaten Matarazzo has CCD, a condition which primarily affects the development of the bones and teeth. Gaten is working with CCD Smiles, a Utah organization which helps “bring global awareness, provide assistance for dental care, and support research

‘Stranger Things’ actor uses his success to bring awareness to rare disease
Oct 26, 2017
“Stranger Things” actor uses his success to bring awareness to rare disease… Gaten Matarazzo, who plays “Dustin” on the show, has cleidocranial dysplasia, otherwise known as CCD. It’s so rare that it’s believed only 9 people in the state of Utah have it too.

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