Many women similar to this woman came desperate for us to remove their goiters, but unfortunately, we are unable to offer that surgery as they probably would not have the money or the means to take the hormone replacements required when we remove such a large tumor accociated with the thyroid.
Screening Day May 4th 2007 Screening day... the busiest day so far. It is a day where hundreds and thousands of people come to a soccer stadium in hopes of free surgery. As soon as something free comes up, automatically people will come with whatever ailments they have just to see if they will be helped and get something for free in a country where nothing is free. It is a day where people will wait in line for hours on en ... read more
Africa » Liberia In August 2003, a comprehensive peace agreement ended 14 years of civil war and prompted the resignation of former president Charles TAYLOR, who was exiled to Nigeria. The National Transitional Government of Liberia (NTGL) - composed of rebel, govern... ... read more
My recent move to Victoria continues to inspire me to travel. I have taken many pictures to try and capture the beauty of Vancouver Island. I have set up this blog just to get familiar with it for my future traveling. I think this will be the easiest to share my photos with everyone. My next journey will take me to Liberia, Africa where I will join Mercy Ships.... full info