How a pressure cooker can save lives

Infection control in the surgical department of hospitals in Europe and around the world has been a hot topic in recent years, where it is believed that many infection rates can be reduced by strictly following existing protocols.

However, in many parts of the world like West Africa the infection … Continue reading

Restoring sight to another generation

The future of Amina’s three children Jacques (9), Marie-Grace (6) and Elodie (3) was not looking very bright as all three suffered from cataracts that affected their sight. Their muma Amina had herself struggled with this disability until she was thirteen, when she received a free cataract surgery on the Mercy Ship Anastasis fifteen years earlier.

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