The two decided to start a family in late ; however, TK soon voted against it and Sarah feared she had made a mistake marrying TK. They're both headstrong and think that they're right more often than not. Maia's relationship with Jay proved to be rocky and the two eventually married in a civil union on Valentine's Dayonly to separate and Maia to become widowed just over a year later. ScreenTalk Interviews Video interviews with cast and crew. Shortland Street has been an extraordinary journey but it consumes your life, basically. See all 30 credits. But she knows her MS is getting worse and deep down she knows leaving ED is her only choice.
However, in August, upon finally discovering the illness' cure, Sarah's MS relapsed and she contracted it herself and died after a tearful farewell to TK and Tillie.
Shortland Street - Maia and Jay’s Civil Union
He was murdered later that evening. Billing hoped the relapse was realistic saying; "Initially, I did a lot of reading, as well as speaking to a couple of people directly affected by MS. However when Jay told Yvonne that Maia had used her sister Tania 's husband - Mark 's sperm behind her back, Maia broke it off indefinitely. The character's diagnosis with Multiple Sclerosis has also helped educate New Zealanders about the illness. What really warms the cockles of my heart is the fact that every night at 7 p. Mihi Hudson Tama Hudson.