The Work Done in Ukraine
Because the Vitek’s do not ask for money from their patients, they try to live on the salaries paid by the government, which is $220 per month.
Introducing our new Doctor at MMC’s Champhai Clinic near the India/Burma border, Dr. Chonglian.
Real True Life Heros
In the picture is Nunu who is a nurses aid at our MMC Champhai Clinic. Her husband is Job who is a Burma Free Ranger.
New Year, New Baby, New Hope
The 2016 New Years baby at the Zokhawthar Medical Center came a few days after New Years. A bouncing baby girl was born on January 6.
Emergency in Zokhawthar!
Brought in by taxi with family members her husband carries her into the Clinic. Our team quickly pointed her in the direction of the treatment room.
Fever and Dehydration...
He was as cute as a button and I asked to photograph his journey through our Clinic. First he, and his parents, had a consultation with our trained local Medical Doctor. Dr. Zauva determined that he had a fever from diarrhea and while mostly over the fever the youngster was suffering from dehydration.
Paraplegic Regains Health and Happiness
However, Siama’s life changed forever in a tragic vehicle accident while on his way to the nearby village to attend school after a weekend visit at home. Siama was in a vehicle roll over and became paralyzed from the waist down.
Lowkaw Wan's Medical Facility
The doctors faced medical problems every day which they could not treat. When the young medics are faced with similar situations, they have feelings of inadequacy and despair.
Creating Sustainable Projects
The small medical clinic in this village of under 500 people has helped diabetics by providing monitoring strips and glucometers as well as providing medical aid to the elderly. The clinic gets cold in the winter as all 8 windows and 2 doors need replacing.
Nurse Natalia in Podillya Village
Natalia was born into a typical, Ukrainian village family; poor, simple and needing to work almost every day of the year in order to survive and grow. She wanted to be a medical doctor but her family could not afford the cost of such an education.
Kindness is Contagious
He was 5 years old and looked as sad and frightened as any child could look.