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Happy Max bounces back … and all he needed was a good night’s sleep

May 19, 2015

IMAGINE being poked awake every four minutes while you are trying to sleep. For almost eight years, that was life for Max Daniels. Every night, 15 times an hour, an airway obstruction caused him to stop breathing. Not surprisingly, he was constantly exhausted. By the end of the week, he was too tired to go […]

World Dwarf Games athlete educates CQ students

January 9, 2015

ROCKHAMPTON’S Taneya Shannen may be small but she is using her life experience to make a big difference. The 20-year-old has made it her mission to raise the awareness of dwarfism in Central Queensland throughout October, National Dwarfism Awareness Month, by visiting the local schools. Taneya said it was really important to inform the younger […]

SSPA folk attend LPNZ Conference

January 9, 2015

New Zealand Little People‚Äôs annual conference continued to retain its allure for Short Statured People of Australia folk when five members travelled to Wellington (NZ) for the 44th gathering. Michael Blair & (soon-to-be-Australian by marriage) Emily Sloane, Troy Parker, Alyssa Biddle, and Sammy Lilly provided an Aussie flavour to the three-day event which attracted about […]

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