Category Archives: cleft lip

Thy word is a scalpel

1. “For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and it is a discerner of the thoughts and intents … Continue reading

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Cleft Lip Camp

This has been another busy week at the CURE hospital. We had a cleft lip camp, which started on Sunday and is now winding down. A group of doctors from Switzerland came to help out, and most of the patients … Continue reading

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Surgical Camp

This last week has been crazy (in a good way), and that is, at least partially, why we have been slacking with the blog posts.¬†We had a medical team come to the hospital to run the cleft lip and palate … Continue reading

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Group Art Therapy Session

Group art therapy session yesterday! It was fabulous. I just love being able to spend time with these kids who have come to CURE for a surgical camp on cleft lip and palate. You wouldn’t believe the focused and calm … Continue reading

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Lips

1. A few weeks ago a man brought his son to the hospital. His son had cleft lip, and needed a surgical correction. At the CURE hospital, we treat a lot of patients with cleft lip and cleft palate. Most … Continue reading

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