The brother of a seriously ill Kerry teenager is urging the next Government to put more resources into intensive care beds.
Last Thursday evening 18 year old Breda Kevane secured an ICU bed in Cork University Hospital following a public appeal by her family.
Two days ago Breda woke from an induced coma and is continuing to fight a serious lung infection.
Her brother Paddy Kevane says she still has a long road ahead but her progress has shocked and baffled doctors.
Paddy says health needs to be a priority for the next Government: