Breathe big for Macie

Melanie Whelan
Updated July 22 2016 - 6:01pm, first published 5:30pm
HOPE: Creswick mum Christie Checkley is raising awareness of cystic fibrosis for baby Macie, to improve her quality of life. Picture: Lachlan Bence
HOPE: Creswick mum Christie Checkley is raising awareness of cystic fibrosis for baby Macie, to improve her quality of life. Picture: Lachlan Bence

A NAGGING feeling told Creswick mum Christie Checkley all was not quite right with her beautiful newborn girl Macie. Little Macie was always sleeping except to feed, not putting on weight and had a nasty cough she could not shake.

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Melanie Whelan

Melanie Whelan

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