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Toby’s story

7 year old Toby was diagnosed with Meningitis in April 2014 after having flu like symptoms for a few days and later complaining of a stiff neck. “It was extremely scary. Toby had been complaining of a sore neck for a couple of days but the first doctors he saw put it down to a [...]

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Aprils Story

Courageous Mum April shares her Story

Courageous Mum April shares her story of using RFDS when pregnant with her beautiful daughter Ahliah. Another tearjerker x “I was 28 weeks pregnant with Ahliah when I had a fall. The doctor ordered a scan and found a blood clot. The situation was potentially life threatening for both myself and my baby. The only [...]

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A story from one of our Committee

“At our dating scan at 9 weeks we were absolutely delighted (if not gobsmacked) to discover we were expecting twins! We had a rather stressful pregnancy, first trimester blood results put us into high risk category for Trisomy, 13, 17 and 21 so we endured the amniocentesis and the agonising wait for the all clear. [...]

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Story of the Hurst family

We’d like to thank the beautiful Hurst family for sharing the story of their experience of when RFDS was there for them. get the tissues ready! “In August 2012 after a near perfect first pregnancy, I was rushed to King Edwards Memorial Hospital in Perth after I had premature rupture of my membranes (waters broke) [...]

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