Here is a video of a broadcast that covered the mission. It includes an interview with Dr. Song Tan, the head of CHPAA. It is in Khmer, but there is still video footage to be enjoyed.
I’ve told you about the the work that is being done here to help physical illnesses and injuries. We’ve seen abnormal growths, at-risk births, respiratory problems and a slew of other physical conditions. But there is another side too – the mental side, that we mustn’t ignore. I’m talking about mental health. The mission teamContinue reading “The Mind Matters Too”
Sometimes you get to be a part of something that brings pure joy. Those are the moments we all seek – that we hope will find us. Yesterday we had that moment as Nancy and Eileen from Team IWA assisted in an emergency C-section for twins. I caught up with Nancy today to get theContinue reading “Let There Be Life”
I’m sure that you are eager to learn about how our first day went at the clinic. Well, you are in luck! We arrived at 6:45am, ate breakfast there, and then set out to finish setting up (moving chairs, finding supplies) and find our stations. We were Team IWA, reporting for duty. I’ll give youContinue reading “First Day At The Clinic”
It is 6am and we are waking up at our guesthouse in Takeo. In a half an hour we will take the bus to the hospital, which is actually quite close to here. Today will probably be a mix of getting acquainted with the hospital and stations, and seeing patients. We’re ready and willing toContinue reading “The Day Awaits”