Important: In line with the governments directive that we are to escalate to COVID-19 Alert Level 4, all DHB facilities will be adopting a no visitors policy with only a few exceptions. Learn More - Breathing in secondhand cigarette smoke could be fatal for little Atelaite Vaikeli.

The 1-year old has spent half her life on oxygen at Kidz First Children's Hospital at Middlemore.

She has bronchiolitis, an illness of the respiratory tract which is caused by an infection that affects the airways leading to the lungs.

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