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Chisomo from Malawi on Today
Chisomo is back and he is back in full force! With a smile on his face, he sat on his wheel chair waiting to go into surgery this morning, along with Manuel who went in first. After having his frames removed, he goes into the final stretch of his journey in which he will have a tendon transfer to finalize the correction of his clubfoot. Keep Chisomo in your prayers and keep sending him encouraging Get-Wells messages!
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Malita from Malawi on Today
Malita and Physiotherapist Bessie are having the best time at physio today!

Storyteller Alexis: "Bessie! Malita is smiling during her exercises!"

Physiotherapist Bessie: "I guess I must be doing something right!"

Malita is really enjoying her time in the hospital and loved receiving a little chocolate bunny for Easter this past weekend, as she had to stay in the hospital over the holiday. She says the chocolate bunny made it worth it! Thanks for keeping our sweet Malita in your prayers during her time with us at CURE Malawi!

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Enifa from Malawi on Today
Enifa is here for clinic and physiotherapy. She has a physio session today and tomorrow and then will be discharged! She plans to leave Saturday and take the train since it's a cheaper form of transportation, which means she'll probably continue physio throughout the week. Her brother Chisomo will be coming on Sunday, so they will barely miss each other, which we all think is so funny! We are so happy to have sweet Enifa and her grandmother back in the hospital. Please continue to keep her in your prayers as she presses on and works hard at physio!
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Manuel from Malawi on Today
Today Manuel goes into surgery, his first procedure in his journey of healing! Like all the other operations that take place at CURE Malawi, all the children being operated on today were prayed for along with their parents, including little Manuel. We ask that you continue caring for Manuel and keeping him in your prayers, thank you!
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Chisomo from Malawi on Apr 18, 2019
Today Chisomo goes into surgery, the fourth procedure in his journey to healing. He was scared and feeling alone when he was going into the operating theatre and the moment he let go of his mom and waved bye, he was in tears again and asking for a stuffed toy to accompany him into the surgery. The surgeons allowed him to enter and was comforted by it until he fell asleep. He was assured that he would find it by his side as he left the operating theatre. As his physical healing continues, we ask you to join us in praying that his operation goes smoothly and that the healing process is good enough to take him to the next step in his journey!
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Enifa from Malawi on Apr 18, 2019
Remember how Enifa was suppose to be discharged yesterday? She was planning to leave early this morning, but the doctors decided to review her X-ray one last time before she left and saw a fracture! It seems this happened towards the end of the frame program. All of a sudden, Enifa was in a surgery gown and ready to go back into the operating room. The surgeons will be casting her left leg and creating a window on the side of the cast for wound dressings. Her mom is a little bummed not to be leaving, but is okay with leaving tomorrow as long as Enifa is feeling better. Please keep Enifa in your prayers today as the doctors fix her fracture, and that she and her mom make it home to their family safely for Easter!
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Manuel from Malawi on Apr 17, 2019
Meet Manuel! He is one of the new kids that have come to get treatment here at CURE Malawi. He is one sleepy, adorable little guy and has been in bed for most of the day today. Hopefully, we will be seeing more of him walking around the ward as he gets more familiar with the hospital. Please pray for Manuel and his mother, for the Lord's blessings and healing!
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Malita from Malawi on Apr 17, 2019
We found Malita playing a game of 'bawo' alone. It's a board game meant for two players. Malita seems to be doing great and her father, who is in the hospital with her, tells us she has been peaceful and hasn't been complaining about anything lately. Since progress is positive with Malita, the doctor says she has to be given pain meds only when she needs them and not as a daily dosage anymore. They will continue with daily care and they will do lengthening and they will start frame corrections today. Please pray for Malita so her healing is timely and also spiritual, thank you!
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Dalitso from Malawi on Apr 17, 2019
Dalitso is here for hand therapy today. He came in with his mom and English speaking sister Faida, who sat with us to look at Dalisto's past photos. Faida says, "Wow, that was his foot before? We have to be thankful to God for the way it is now." We were so moved by Faida's awe and hearing her immediately give glory to God. She then continued to laugh at how much hair Dalitso now has. Our physiotherapist Patrick says Dalitso will continue hand therapy regularly at our CURE Malawi hospital and come back in May to review the healing of his little foot. Please continue to keep this little one in your prayers as he continues to find healing with us at CURE and celebrates his first Easter!
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Debora from Malawi on Apr 17, 2019
Debora has been discharged today and is well on her way home. Yesterday, she was clinging to her juice bottle as we had our little chat, she said that the sweet juice she was drinking was helping take her mind off the pain she was in. She comes back in about 11 days for her next appointment, please pray for Debora, for the physical and spiritual healing journey she is on!
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Chisomo from Malawi on Apr 17, 2019
Meet Chisomo! Chisomo has been at CURE Malawi three times already as his treatment plan is really long. Coming in for his fourth procedure, his mother tells us how much hope she has for her son's healing. Chisomo is a quiet boy who just can't wait to ride bicycles and play some soccer with friends when he gets all better. Join us in his journey as we pray him toward full recovery so that we can reach his goals in life!
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Enifa from Malawi on Apr 17, 2019
Enifa is being discharged today! She's still in pain after surgery, but she should be feeling better and silly again soon! Here is a photo of her from her physio session two days ago before her operation yesterday. She put the metal clips used for her bandage wrap in her hair. She is too funny! We are going to miss Enifa while she's gone, but she will be back in four weeks for the operation on her right knee. For now, she's been advised to continue wound dressings and physiotherapy at home until we see her in May. Please keep Enifa and her mom in your prayers for their safe travels!
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Evance from Malawi on Apr 16, 2019
Evance is here at the hospital for physio today! He is walking like a champ without his Ankle Foot Orthotic's and shoes. Francis and Tadala, two of CURE Malawi's physiotherapists, love assisting Evance as he is very hardworking. Francis and Evance bonded over their small feet and always love joking around. We are so glad to see Evance standing tall and living as a new man who is clubfoot free! Keep the prayers coming!
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Enifa from Malawi on Apr 16, 2019
Enifa is in the operating room having her frame removed today! We could tell she was a little anxious, but she told us, "No, I'm not scared," with a soft smile. When walking into Enifa's operation, we saw a C-Arm (X-ray machine), which is quite unusual for a frame removal. Dr. Flavia laughed as we walked in, trying to gather the words as to why Enifa had to have an X-ray at that time. "I'll explain, I'll explain!" she chuckled. It seems the wires the surgeons used for Enifa's frame were so small that it left the bolts behind when pulling the wires out of her leg. Dr. Flavia said, "Luckily, she's so tiny it's easy to find the bolts in the X-ray and pull them out."

We are so happy all the bolts and wires are out of Enifa's leg and she is frame free now. Before finishing the operation, Dr. Flavia stretched out Enifa's left knee for some pre-physio! Please keep Enifa in your prayers as she recovers this afternoon!

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Andrew from Malawi on Apr 15, 2019
Andrew came in for another wound inspection and dressing today. His hand is healing well and he was very happy to see his friend Stella who is back in the hospital also. She has been here with Andrew before and their moms have become good friends. Andrew loves hanging out on his mama's back and that's how we usually see him around the ward, so we decided to snap a photo of Andrew in his favorite place today! Thanks for your continued prayers for Andrew!
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