Tayla's recovery a reminder of cancer research benefits ahead of biggest morning tea Friday 26 May

Oliver Jacques
Updated May 21 2017 - 9:12am, first published May 18 2017 - 10:06am

When four-year-old Tayla Hirst started throwing up every morning and night, her mum Tammy thought she had a stomach bug. Her doctor feared something much worse, and sent her for tests that revealed liver cancer. 

Oliver Jacques

Oliver Jacques

Journalist

Moved to Griffith as a refugee from Sydney traffic and housing prices. Previously freelanced for The Guardian, ABC, SBS and Daily Telegraph. Email story ideas to oliver.jacques@fairfaxmedia.com.au