Thankful for the chopper

Teena Foster has had so many encounters with the Northland Rescue Helicopter Service that the flight nurse eventually knew her by name.

The Far North mother of five’s first experience was due to a suspected ectopic pregnancy. After getting the all-clear, she found herself mid-air once more when she went into early labour at 27 weeks during her third pregnancy. The labour was withheld and Bailey (now 16) was born around the due date.


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