Results for Patient Stories
Her God sustains her
“I’ve had a long journey. Since he was two years up until now,” said Brenda, Nivan’s mom. Nivan is seven and has spent a lot of time in hospitals. He was casted and given a tenotomy to treat his clubfoot as a baby. He had a surgery to correct his eye. Recently, he had clubfoot […]
Febi’s story: Restoring the broken
Febi was a teenager when she had her child Florence. Florence was born with bilateral clubfoot. Febi was heartbroken, but determined to take her baby Florence to the hospital for treatment.
10 days old and abandoned
Story by Shubhanjali Chaudhary from CURE India Baby Sarvagya is a toughie! Born in the Himalayan region in northern India, Baby Sarvagya was abandoned at 10 days of age. He was born with bilateral clubfoot, and without delay the social workers brought him to a CURE Clubfoot clinic for treatment. The sight of this cute little […]
Ndanu’s new wheels
Ndanu’s new wheelchair had a comfy seat, tough rubber wheels, and a footrest for each foot! And that’s where our story begins: Ndanu’s wheelchair was delivered to CURE. Then, we got to take it to her.
Research and results in Malawi
This past year, we asked all the kids who have had frames as treatment for clubfoot from 2008-2016 to come in as part of a research project. It was awesome catching up with these kids, many who we know really well!
Chisomo means grace
Fourteen years later, one of CURE’s first patients has returned to CURE Malawi as a volunteer! Chisomo was a patient when the hospital opened it’s doors back in 2002.
Donia: Thankful for God’s goodness
“What will God do to my legs so I can be like the other kids?” Seven-year-old Donia’s questions started one day when other kids imitated the way she walked. She cried and asked her mom Susan, “The kids bullied me about my legs. What should I do with it?” Susan answered, “I don’t really know […]
Abel’s new opportunity
While at the children’s home, two visiting Canadian doctors were playing with Abel and noticed that his eyes were “sunsetting.”
Aisha’s testimony: Continuing in Christ
Aisha: When I came to this hospital, I was not a Christian, but I have now converted to Christianity. I feel different. I feel like a load has been taken off.
Bertha’s smile: I just wanna sing
“There is a God and He is good,” proclaims Anna. “By some divine intervention, we are able to have surgery!”
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