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GERT SUIT GIVES NEW MEANING TO ‘WALKING IN SOMEONE ELSE’S SHOES’

It’s true that you can never really understand someone or their situation until you’ve been through the same or essentially ‘walked in their shoes.’ For the able-bodied, it’s hard to imagine what it would be like to have blurred vision, the inability to balance, minimised hearing and stiff joints amongst other issues. Thanks to a…

Help for Babies in Respiratory Failure

Respiratory failure; two words no parent ever wants to hear relating to their baby. But for approximately two babies every month on the Sunshine Coast that will need to be ventilated due to respiratory failure, it’s reassuring to know that a state-of-the-art Oxylog 3000+ Paediatric Ventilator worth $22,924 has arrived at Nambour Hospital’s Emergency Department…