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Brax’s bravery burns bright

Brax 2, suffered burns to 30 percent of his body when he spilt boiling oil on himself. Originally published Herald Sun, Friday 14 April Words: Brigid O’Connell   It’s the split-second, innocent act of a toddler that upon watching you

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Meet Maxi

Toddler Max Ford-Richards is defying the odds to overcome bone cancer Originally published Herald Sun, Friday 14 April Words: Brigid O’Connell   It sounds an unthinkable concept at first. Surgeons propose taking your baby boy’s calf and foot and reattaching

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Good Friday Appeal: Super Mitchell smiles through leukaemia fight

Mitchell Johnstone unconsciously moves the lines and tubes poking out the bottom of his T-shirt, so he can reach for the next toy. The 2½-year-old is typically found hooked up to a pole of infusions and drips. But he spends


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