Archiv des Autors: Anne-Kristin Henker

Seeing the dentist in Buda on the Philippines

Dr. Flüthmann and Dr. Werth take part in the project in Buda of Doctors for Developing Countries – German Doctors e.V. They talk about their experiences in this blog: „Did he use the drill? Surely not. When the dentist comes … Weiterlesen

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A flying visit to the Payatas

Just before the end of my visit here on the Philippines, I have the chance to visit the slum Payatas in Quezon City together with my husband Robert Henker who has been working as a Doctor for six weeks in … Weiterlesen

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Quite an adventurous path to the operation

„I am happy that Rosebelle will get the operation!“, says German Doctor Robert Henker happily. Because he had quite a bit of convincing to do before this was possible! Not in order to manage for the operatin but to convince … Weiterlesen

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What makes you happy? – Part IV of the mini series

I receive quite different answers to this question from the people whom I talk to here on the Philippines during the Rolling Clinics, visits to villages or hospitals. Some of them immediately know an answer and are happy to tell … Weiterlesen

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Suzana’s story

During the tours with the Rolling Clinic of Cebu, I had the chance to talk to a lot of patients and to find out more about them and their lives. And I got to know why they need and attend … Weiterlesen

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Happiness is a balloon

During the Rolling Clinic consultation hours on Mindano, I received a lot of answers and reactions from patients and staff of Doctors for Developing Countries – German Doctors to the question „What makes you happy?“. I didn’t have to ask … Weiterlesen

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Breastfeeding – not just for financial reasons

The last report of my little series on the breastfeeding topic on the occasion of the World Breastfeeding Week 2011 is about the ones who deal with it on a daily basis: as mothers, midwives or doctors.   Many women … Weiterlesen

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