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Following mom’s footsteps to Nepal

Tweet By Berenice Quirino — Staff reporter Updated: 05/10/2013 11:45:52 PM PDT KELSEYVILLE — She was up all night until 5 a.m. For 12 hours, Jasmin Clarke was by the side of a woman in labor at a hospital in … Continue reading

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Heroes Walk Among Us

Tweet Worldwide Healing Hands is overwhelmed with gratitude and pride today as Dr. Paula Dhanda receives the 2013 Medical American Red Cross Real Heroes award, which “recognizes those in our community who have shown courage, dedication and character through extraordinary … Continue reading

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Analysis: Nepal’s maternal mortality decline paradox

Tweet KATHMANDU, 18 March 2013 (IRIN) – While health experts applaud Nepal’s declining maternal mortality ratio (MMR) in recent years, they say this gain is unsustainable if the country does not address its lack of qualified health staff, especially midwives, … Continue reading

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Worldwide Healer Practices in Lake County

Tweet I listened to Dr. Paula Dhanda speak about her Mission to Nepal at a presentation in Kelseyville on March 14, 2013. The presentation inspired me to write these words.   She is more than a doctor. Dr. Paula Dhanda

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The American Red Cross Honors a Real Hero

Tweet The American Red Cross recognizes and honors outstanding individuals or groups for being real heroes. These people have made a difference by performing acts of courage, or selflessly giving time and effort to benefit others. From all walks of … Continue reading

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MedShare Aids Humanitarian Efforts in Nepal

Tweet Dr. Paula and I had the pleasure of paying a visit to MedShare in San Leandro, an organization which receives donations of very varied medical supplies that might have otherwise gone to the landfill as we in the States … Continue reading

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Judge’s Breakfast

Tweet I was recently invited to speak to the members of the Judge’s Breakfast in Clearlake organized by Judge Richard Freeborn. The presentation was about our October medical mission to Nepal and it was very well attended. Not only weas … Continue reading

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Namaste

Tweet It was after a very long flight and a 3 hour trip by van on very narrow roads that we finally reached Dr. Megh Bahadur Parajuli Community Hospital, Singfring, Ilam, Nepal. It had been a grueling trek exceeding 45 … Continue reading

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Thank You So Much

Tweet Dear WHH Supporters, I feel extremely fortunate to be part of Worldwide Healing Hands (WHH). The medical professionals, board members, and volunteers are motivated, dynamic, and passionate and our numbers continue to grow.

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Saving the New Mothers of Nepal

Tweet Worldwide Healing Hands partnered with Himalayan Healthcare on our recent medical mission to Nepal. Together we provided free care for women including 36 surgeries, 1483 visits, and several births. We also trained 10 local midwives. Accompanying us were National … Continue reading

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