New arrivals..

 There were several new children that were admitted into the RC last week. 

This is Daphca.  She is 28 months old and weighs 15 pounds.  She fell in a pot of hot bean sauce and burned her hands.  She lives about a 4 hour one way walk from the clinic.

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Evenson is 4 years old and weighs 27 pounds.  He has kwashiorkor.  His legs and feet are very swollen

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This is Melanie.  She is 4 years old and weighs 20 pounds.  This is her first time with kwashiorkor.  She has a mild case of swelling in her feet and face.  She has had two siblings die of diar.

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 This is Rolanda.  She is a twin.  She is 7 months old and weighs 6 pounds.

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 This is Sebascieu. He is 6 months old and weighs 8 pounds.

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This is Asnel.  He is 1.5 month old.  His mom went crazy this past month.  This has happened before and the family thinks she will be better in a few months.  They just want short term help.

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Chrislene.  She is 1 month old and 6 pounds.  He hard working papa and aunt brought her to the clinic this past week.  The mother died about 1 week ago of fever.

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We are up to $3446.24 for the shipping cost of the semi container.  We are still in need of $6553.76.

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