Edward Nino Hernandez of Colombia has been named the world’s shortest living man by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Edward is 27 inches or 70 cm tall, weighs 22 lbs (or 10 kg) and has not grown since he was 2 years old! His mother said doctors do not know why he stopped growing. Edward has a younger brother who is only 37 inches or 93 cm tall.
Of his new title, Edward says he likes the attention he receives but he says, “it bothers me that people are always touching me and picking me up.” To read more, click here.