Vietnam was a time in our history that will never be forgotten. Not only the war itself but the brave men and women who gave their lives fighting for our country. More than 60 years later it is still a huge part of American history and will remain that way.
Every woman of a certain age knows the horror of waking up to find a few new wrinkles, but Nguyen Thi Phuong lived a worse nightmare. This 23-year-old Vietnamese woman woke up one morning three years ago and looked 50 years older than she was.
The young woman was given medication for a seafood allergy that may have caused a reaction in which her skin aged decades in a matter of days.