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Innovative Surgical Technology will be used in Nepal

Tweet Nowhere in medicine are global disparities more striking than in surgery. The upcoming medical mission to Nepal for Dr. Dhanda and her team of volunteers through Worldwide Healing Hands is now enhanced with the generous donation of a Valleylab … Continue reading

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Naya (New) Vagina in Nepal

Tweet With no hesitation and just a tad bit of apprehension, Patti and I boarded the plane in San Francisco with team members from Worldwide Healing Hands traveling 37 hours to Nepal. There we joined forces with Himalayan HealthCare in … Continue reading

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Thousands of Women in Nepal suffer from Uterine Prolapse

Tweet When we travel to rural Nepal, our surgical team will be offering women with severe prolapse surgery as well as training midwives on how to educate women on prevention. Prolapse occurs when the pelvic floor is weakened by childbirth … Continue reading

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Planning For a Mission to Haiti

Tweet I was very frustrated.  Why is it so hard to find a hospital for me to help the women and children in Haiti.  The first organization I contacted told me to “email us in December”  and we “may” be … Continue reading

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