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Thoughts from the Trip

I am privileged and thankful for the opportunity to participate in my fifth FOTCOH mission trip in Cyvadier, Haiti.  I have been overwhelmed by the number of malnourished patients our volunteer group has encountered this mission – a 3 month old infant weighing 2.4 kg (5.29 lbs) whose mother died shortly after giving birth a 10 month […]

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Boys and Their Toys

Less than a month ago I was celebrating Christmas with my family.  I spent time and energy choosing an appropriate gift for the grandkids.  One grandson was happy to receive a Lego set that let him build all sorts of contraptions while another was excited to play with his remote control truck. Tuesday at the […]

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Beautiful family

Today we saw a 47 year old women from here in Jacmel who we have been treating for hypertension and anemia for over a year. A review of her past dossiers notes having the patient tested for tuberculosis and HIV in Jacmel due to her anemia, fatigue, weight loss, fever, and poor appetite. Both tests were […]

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