The tale of Elle & Tor Biasotto



If you were to pass Sydney-based journalist Elle Biasotto (nee Halliwell) on the street you’d probably look at her and think how gorgeous she was. Or how fresh-faced she looks for someone who has just given birth. Stop and talk to her and you’d discover there’s far more to Biasotto than a pretty face: she’s one of the bravest women you’ll ever meet...

Last May she discovered she was pregnant. It should have been the happiest moment of her life. Yet just 48 hours prior, she had been diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (CML), a rare blood cancer. She was advised that the safest option was to terminate the pregnancy, undergo fertility treatment and then begin treatment straight after. She was in an inconceivable situation. It was her husband Nick, who gave her the hope that they could potentially keep the baby. “Knowing my illness had

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