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On the final stretch

As our time in Haiti draws near to a close, many thoughts have come into our minds. It is becoming more and more difficult to summarize our thoughts and experiences here, because each new day brings new challenges, new lessons … Continue reading

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Outpatients, Inpatients, and ‘Home Visits’: A Day Full of Variety!

  Another sunny day meant another busy work day! Yesterday morning, Betty and I spent most of our time working in the outpatient clinic, seeing patients from the community steadily until lunch time. We also brought our inpatients down to … Continue reading

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A visit to the rehabilitation centre

This past Sunday, Carmen, Marvin, Caroline and I had a chance to visit some of the patients at the rehabilitation centre, where several patients, who require intensive therapy, temporarily stay if they are unable to travel to the clinic for … Continue reading

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Snapshots: Work continues!

Here are a few photos from the end of my second week of work in Haiti:

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From Land to Air

On Friday after work, we went to a beach called Port Salut. It was nice to see a bit more of Haiti, especially along the drive there – winding through the mountains and appreciating the natural beauty of the countryside. … Continue reading

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Gait Training

It is hard to believe that almost two weeks have gone by. Even in a short amount of time, we have seen how patients are progressing with their mobility. Janice had an opportunity to provide gait training for a young … Continue reading

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Rehabilitation in progress

Since Monday, it has been sunny every day with just a little bit of rain on Tuesday. As a result, more people have been coming to the rehab clinic for physiotherapy and prosthetic/orthotic services. Some wait outside the clinic early … Continue reading

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