On Wednesday, 16th September, we visited the Royal Women’s Hospital with representatives from the 2015 Lilyroo Ride to unveil the NISC unit’s new portable cardiac ultrasound machine. The ultrasound machine, costing $89,000, was purchased using funds raised from the Lilyroo Ride and other fundraising events.
When I started writing this blog, I knew that this post was going to be the hardest to write: recalling the day my waters unexpectedly broke. Subconsciously I think I’ve been dreading it, knowing that I would have to detail the toughest day Pete and I have ever experienced. However, in order to fully share our story it is important that I revisit it, document it, and by doing so draw a line underneath it.