Results for In the Field


Ethiopia’s First Full Femur Replacement

by on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 8:02 am

You might know the story. A shepherd is out with his sheep and one goes missing. The rest of the sheep are happily munching on grass, but the shepherd is distraught and goes off searching for the one lost sheep. He looks high. He looks low. He looks all night, and eventually finds the lost […]

Healing the Heart: Trauma Training

by on Monday, July 27, 2020 at 9:47 am

It is CURE’s desire that every patient who comes in contact with us goes home transformed physically, spiritually, and emotionally. Patients enter CURE hospitals with disabilities that have visible scars as well as scars that you can’t see. For patients to fully heal, we need to address their emotional scars. Through trauma training, we equip […]

God Makes the Difference in Extraordinary Circumstances

by on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 8:54 am

Let me state the obvious: we have all been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. For us here in Davao City, Philippines, our ability to move out and about has been limited. The usually long queues in public places have become even longer. Access to public transportation has been much more challenging, especially to my co-workers […]

ICU Construction at CURE Uganda

by on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 7:54 am

Earlier this year, prior to the spread of COVID-19 to Uganda, CURE Uganda celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony for their new Intensive Care Unit (ICU), with special guests from the CURE Canada board and Guatemala.  The number of patients coming to CURE Uganda has grown significantly the past few years, increasing by over 40% prompting the […]

Increasing our Capacity to Heal: Patient Hostel

by on Friday, June 12, 2020 at 9:08 am

As CURE Zambia has grown over the years, the need for appropriate lodging for patients and their caretakers outside of the patient ward has become necessary. There are a variety of circumstances that require patients and their caretakers to stay at the hospital beyond their immediate hospitalization for surgery. In some cases, patients arrive a […]

Project Emmanuel: Help for West Pokot, Kenya

by on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 9:36 am

The people of Kenya’s West Pokot County are an amazing lot. No matter who you are or where you come from, they are always welcoming. We know a lot about this region because CURE Kenya has many children from West Pokot come to CURE Kenya for treatment.  The main source of income for the people […]

Standing Strong and Stepping Up at CURE Ethiopia

by on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:20 am

Remember when you were a kid, and you’d ask your parents which one of you was their favorite? If you were in my family the response was always, “You’re all our favorites,” which was fundamentally frustrating to settling the argument between me and my sisters. Now, I have this sneaking suspicion that my parents may […]

Coming Together Through Adversity

by on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 10:11 am

Writing from CURE Ethiopia, it is hard to predict the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in Ethiopia and in other countries where CURE serves. The spread seen in many African countries has been following a different trajectory when compared to the rapid escalation seen in North America and Europe. While we will undoubtedly face further […]

Sharing Resources and Helping Others During COVID

by on Monday, April 20, 2020 at 9:31 am

CURE’s mission to heal the sick and proclaim the kingdom of God involves helping our neighbors and community. We have been doing that in all sorts of ways since our establishment. We have trained pastors, many of whom have become important allies. We have developed hospital gardens to nurture both patients and staff, and we […]

What has Changed at CURE Kenya

by on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 9:48 am

On Friday, March 13, 2020, the Kenyan government announced the first COVID-19 infection case in Kenya. This announcement signaled the beginning of special precautionary measures being put in place at CURE Kenya to prevent our patients, staff, and partners from acquiring the virus. The virus affects many things, including Kenyan culture. For example, greetings are […]

Top Articles

Ethiopia’s First Full Femur Replacement

Joel Witwer on Aug 07, 2020

Confronting the COVID-19 Spike in Africa

CURE International on Aug 04, 2020

A Smile can be the Best Medicine

Hope Kim Pranza on Jul 29, 2020

Healing the Heart: Trauma Training

Chaanga Mungalu on Jul 27, 2020

Brant Hansen’s Interview with CURE’s CEO, Justin Narducci

CURE International on Jul 24, 2020

Emotional and Physical Healing for Habtemariam

Joel Witwer on Jul 20, 2020