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Coleen Rooney's sister dies

Coleen Rooney's 14-year-old sister Rosie, who had fought a lifelong battle with ill health, has died at home this morning, her family said. They added in a statement: "As a family we are heartbroken but we are blessed to have had her in our lives."

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More funding needed for Rett cure

Coleen Rooney has spoken of her grief at losing her beloved sister Rosie. Taking to twitter, she said she was 'heartbroken'. Meanwhile a charity says greater funding for research into Rett syndrome, the genetic disorder that Rosie battled with during her life, could lead to a cure.

For more information about Rett Syndrome: http://www.reverserett.org.uk/

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