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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 2015 medical mission team

Tweet A team of doctors and nurses from Worldwide Healing Hands is packed and ready to embark on its mission to Haiti later this week. The group will conduct important cervical cancer screenings and train Haitian doctors, midwives and staff … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Awareness

Tweet Breast cancer PSA from Lou Lesko on Vimeo. Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in women each year in the United States.  This beautiful video was directed by the talented Lou Lesko

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Knit Wits and Stitch & Give Knitters

Tweet Thank you to the Knit Wits and the Stitch & Give Knitters for all these beautiful hand knit hats.  They will keep our babies and children warm. The children had great fun choosing their “special” hat! Our special thanks … 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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Nepal Mission Volunteer Team 2013

Tweet We have a wonderful and dedicated team of volunteer medical professionals lined up for our second mission to Nepal.   We look forward to working side by side with the Nepali physicians, midwives and staff.  Our goal is to … Continue reading

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Meet our New Summer Intern

Tweet My name is Meghan McCurry and I have had the great privilege of being the new intern at Dr. Dhanda’s Specialty Care and Surgery Center. I am currently a Biochemistry major at Sonoma State University. I have wanted to … 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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The Controversy over Reproductive Rights

Tweet The World Health Organization (WHO) defines reproductive rights as follows: “Reproductive rights rest on the recognition of the basic right of all couples and individuals to decide freely and responsibly the number, spacing and timing of their children and … Continue reading

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