The Fugate Family Of Kentucky Has Had Blue Skin For Centuries — Here's Why
For 197 years, the Fugate family has remained sealed off from the outside world as they've passed their blue skin through the generations.
"This blood disorder is the result of a recessive gene, and so requires that both parents of a child have the recessive gene for the disorder to appear in their offspring. Without the Fugate’s intense isolation and inbreeding, this disorder would be incredibly rare in their bloodline."Posted on 2021-10-17T21:43:32+0000