18 Jun 2019

Life or Death under Pharmac - Part Two

From First Up, 5:42 am on 18 June 2019

Life or death under Pharmac - for many New Zealanders that's the reality they're confronted with everyday.

First Up is producing a week-long series hearing stories from people who are desperately pleading for Pharmac to fund life-saving medication for them or their loved ones.

Watch part one here

Today we hear from Linda Ames who has breast cancer, Elizabeth Hunt who has Fabry disease and Eddie Porter whose 2-year-old son Otis has Cystic Fibrosis.