Coma-like ‘epidemic’ affecting 30 children on Nauru

A protester during the Evacuate Manus and Nauru Protest - 'Five Years Too Long, 12 Deaths Too Many' protest earlier this year. Source: AAP

YAREN, 30 AUGUST 2018 (SBS) – At least 30 children on Nauru are showing symptoms of a rare, life-threatening mental disorder which could see their bodies “shut down”, according to an advocacy group. A new report by the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre, prepared with contacts on the island, said there has been a surge in […]

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