Family pays tribute to swine flu victim Katie

Katie Waring
Katie Waring

DEVASTATED parents have spoken for the first time about the loss of their daughter after she contracted swine flu.

Diasabled teenager Katie Waring, 19, suffered from the brain condition Craniostenosis.

She was wheelchair-bound, could not speak and needed round-the-clock care from her parents, Ken and Eveline.

She died on December 6 in the University Hospital of Hartlepool, two weeks after being admitted, after her condition deteriorated.

Read the full story in Monday’s Mail