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Category Archives: International
The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) estimates there are more than 500,000 children under the age of 15 across the globe living with type 1 diabetes. In developed countries, like the … Full Entry
By Kara Kinsley, physician assistant pediatric surgical fellow On the northeast side of the Republic of the Congo, there is a small town on the Oubangi River called Impfondo. This … Full Entry
In 2003 I was a recent college graduate doing psychosocial support work for children with HIV. The statistics were terrible then and many children were dying. It was then that I … Full Entry
In Buco Zau, which means ‘elephant’s earth’ in the local language Fiote, there are two kids who have a lot in common. Their names are Manuel and Joaquin and we were … Full Entry