How surgery changed the life of this little girl from Oudtshoorn whose enlarged tongue couldn't fit in her mouth

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Little Arabella Leeuw of Oudtshoorn is able to smile properly for the first time after her enlarged tongue was reduced in an operation. (PHOTO: ER Lombard)
Little Arabella Leeuw of Oudtshoorn is able to smile properly for the first time after her enlarged tongue was reduced in an operation. (PHOTO: ER Lombard)

Three-year-olds love to talk. Ask any parent and they’ll tell you it’s chatter, chatter, chatter from the moment they open their eyes to the second they go to sleep.

It’s enough to drive you around the bend sometimes – but one family can’t get enough.

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