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CORMIT AVITAL: Every hour, I’ve got to stay here, watch her going blue, give her oxygen, watch her cry, watch her have a hard time eating. She’s my only child, my first. If I can turn back time, I would’ve protect myself.
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LUCY CARTER: Cheryl Jones, a professor of paediatrics from the University of Sydney’s Marie Bashir Institute says many people who refuse vaccination aren’t hardline anti vaxxers.
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