Monatsarchiv: Juli 2011

Taking care of the little ones

These beautiful eyes belong to seven month old Leah Rose. Currently, she lives with her mother in the paediatric ward of the German Doctor’s Hospital in Cagayan de Oro. She got diarrhoea and temperature last weekend and had to vomit, … Weiterlesen

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Julien waits for the operation

On 30 November 2009, the life of Julien changes dramatically: Hurrying to cross the street in her town Inayawan in Cebu City, she had a road tanker approaching her at rapid speed. This is not something unusual in the hectic … Weiterlesen

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9.30 AM: 180 patients registered

300 to 400 patients visit the consultation hour of the German Doctor’s Hospital in Cagayan de Oro daily. I have tried to get an impression of how these amounts of patients are organised and coordinated in order to ensure that … Weiterlesen

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Ambulant help instead of intensive care

The team of Doctors for Developing Countries – German Doctors in Cebu is currently treating a boy who in Germany would be a case for the intensive care unit: 5-year old Mike Joseph. But his mother can’t afford to take … Weiterlesen

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What makes you happy?

That’s what I have been asking some patients of the Rolling Clinic in Cebu during the past days: young and old people, girls, boys, men and women. Below are some of their answers. I am happy when I’m with my … Weiterlesen

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Consultation hour at a dumpsite

On the road with the Rolling Clinic in Cebu The video is in German – here’s the English translation: On Monday morning, the Rolling Clinic of Cebu makes a stop at a dumpsite at the edge of town, the dumpsite … Weiterlesen

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4 Days Rolling Clinic in Cebu City

 I just had a few very eventful days in Cebu City. Since Monday, I have accompanied the daily Rolling Clinic to eight different locations. And I have seen where help is needed most and where it arrives. Every morning at … Weiterlesen

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