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Waikato Hospital’s burns ward gets new equipment

 

Donna Gregory-Marshall suffered third-degree burns to 60 per cent of her body after an accident as an 11-month-old.

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Donna Gregory-Marshall suffered third-degree burns to 60 per cent of her body after an accident as an 11-month-old.

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For almost 50 years, Donna Gregory-Marshall’s story lay hidden underneath layers of clothes.Every time she found herself in a new place or situation, a familiar question would fill her mind: Will people stare?

“It’s only been in the last four years that I’ve found the courage to wear tops with short sleeves that show my scars,” the 53 year-old said.

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