Posts tagged CURE Uganda
Mbarara Outreach: Expressing God’s love to families
The team would travel to Mbarara, a 300-mile long journey, so they could meet up with CURE’s Pastor Simon Peter for an outreach. The purpose? To share love of Christ and to minister to families.
Uganda celebrates World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day
Families from across Uganda came out to help spread the word about the causes and treatment of hydrocephalus and spina bifida.
CURE in the News: Week of January 7, 2018
Dr. Venditti travels to the Philippines to heal kids with cleft lip, Dr. Mathew Varghese makes Bill Gate’s blog, and Health and Medicine looks at going shuntless with CURE Hydrocephalus.
Dr. Le Quang My, Vietnam neurosurgeon
“I like to kick the ball up and try to keep it as long as possible, certainly when I play alone. I have to stand for a long time when I do surgery, especially neurosurgery. So, playing soccer helps me train my leg… In soccer, even [if] you are a good player, you need another […]
CURE in the News: Week of December 17, 2017
CURE is mentioned in various news articles including a post in the New York Times and NPR.com.
In the News: Week of November 12, 2017
CURE Hydrocephalus & Spina Bifida is highlighted in Clinical Neurosurgery, an academic journal, for advancing the treatment of infant hydrocephalus. Also, the Central Penn Business Journal features CURE’s program for treatment of clubfoot in India.
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.”
Alex: Let’s go save a life
Warning: This blog contains graphic surgery photos. —
Alex is a Scrub Technician at CURE Uganda, but he didn’t always work at a hospital. Before CURE, he worked in construction. However, a gesture from his neighbor would eventually land him on a different, but desired path.
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.
CURE in the News: Week of October 8, 2017
News items mentioning CURE
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