Deadlock over treatment of child with severe epilepsy triggers federal health minister intervention

A stand-off between a mother and the Queensland government over the treatment of a child with severe epilepsy has reached a flash point, triggering an intervention by federal Health Minister Greg Hunt. The stoush centres around nine-year-old Kaitlyn Spraggon, who is severely disabled and was booked in for spinal and hip surgery earlier this year ...

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