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Mrs. Sybill Storz supports Humanity

Tweet I was invited to speak at the Karl Storz company about the use of their state of the art surgical instruments that they generously donated to Worldwide Healing Hands.  During my visit they shared with me their core values … Continue reading

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Join our Hike 4 Healing

Tweet How far would you walk for medical care?  In Nepal women traveled an average of 100 miles, most of it on foot.  Join our hike and help us in our effort to save mothers!

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Hike supports Healing Hands

Tweet KELSEYVILLE >> “How far would you walk for health care?” With that question, Worldwide Healing Hands (WHH) invites individuals of all ages to take part in the second “Hike 4 Healing” on April 25. In addition, WHH seeks sponsors … Continue reading

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Pearls and Kisses for Cervical Cancer Prevention

Tweet This sweet 82 year old woman was illiterate but there was no mistaking her gratitude in any language when she kissed all the doctors and nurses after her surgery to remove an early cervical cancer.  We often take PAP … Continue reading

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Meet our Nepali Partners

Tweet Dr Asha Jha & Dr. Chunmila Maharjan Obstetrician / Gynecologists We “are very grateful to work with you in Ilam Camp.  It was a wonderful experience working with you both in surgical and clinical cases.  You and your whole … Continue reading

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The Edge of Joy

Tweet This is an excerpt from the documentary film The Edge of Joy by filmmaker Dawn Shapiro. The film examines maternal mortality at the Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital in the Kano region of Nigeria. It is one of the busiest … Continue reading

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Exciting New Partnership with SUNY Upstate Medical University

Tweet Worldwide Healing Hands has been working diligently with West Africa Fistula Foundation on a program to benefit women’s health and education in Sierra Leone. This program is a huge endeavor that requires the coalition of multiple organizations. It is … Continue reading

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Medical Mission Postponed as Ebola Rages Through West Africa

Tweet Worldwide Healing Hands has been forced to make the difficult decision of postponing its trip to Sierra Leone due to the latest outbreak of the Ebola Virus. This outbreak has been described as the most deadly wave of the … Continue reading

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Terefa’s story

Tweet Terefa is fourteen years old. She lives in a small village in Africa, more than 200 km from the country’s capital. She is the sixth child in a family of eight children and has never been to school. Her … Continue reading

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Hike 4 Healing Sponsors

Tweet Our first annual Hike 4 Healing was a great success thanks to all our wonderful sponsors and supporters.  We raised $9,168 for our mission to Sierra Leone!!  This money will save the lives of many mothers as we will … Continue reading

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