Monthly Archives: June 2013

Hardworking Hands

Hanahi is a 3 year old boy from the town of Aguie. When he was 6 months old he crawled into a pot of hot food and severely burned his hands and chest. He is an only child, and when … Continue reading

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Clinic Olivia

For awhile now I have been talking with Dr. Susan Beebout, from the Clinic Olivia here in Niamey, about coming and doing some kind of mural on their walls of their new clinic. But when I realized that my sister-in-law … Continue reading

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Nearly all of the patients at our hospital are accompanied by their mothers. Sometimes the fathers come, of course and sometimes its grandparents or aunts and uncles. But usually, it is mothers. And I understand why. When I am sick, … Continue reading

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