Posts tagged CURE Uganda


We love seeing huge smiles from CUREkids ready to get their cleft lip surgeries. Xein Mel, who is just seven months old, is about to get her cleft lip fixed!

CURE in the News: Week of January 7, 2018

by on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1:37 pm

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

by on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 2:57 pm

“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

by on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 8:38 am

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

by on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 8:33 am

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

by on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 9:14 am

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

by on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 7:47 pm

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

by on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 9:23 pm

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

by on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 5:03 pm

News items mentioning CURE

Moses, CURE Uganda

by on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 1:18 pm

‘Just like this flower, life can be for a short time.”

The Week in Photos: Kids at play

by on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 1:13 pm

A collection of photos from CURE locations around the world.

Top Articles

CURE in the News: Week of January 7, 2018

CURE Editorial Team on Jan 17, 2018

Taking the Great Commission beyond the end of the road

Nelson Muoki on Jan 09, 2018

Christmas in Niger

Joel Witwer on Dec 31, 2017

Dr. Le Quang My, Vietnam neurosurgeon

Christopher Mullen on Dec 29, 2017

Interview with Dr. Le Quang My from Vietnam

Christopher Mullen

Medshare helps transform lives at CURE Malawi

Avanell Brock on Dec 27, 2017