New children admitted into the RC

This is Oramene.  She is 13 months old and weighs 12 pounds.  Her mother died a few months ago after an extended illness.  This was her only child.  Oramene is has kwashiorkor.  You can see the swelling in her feet and legs.

This is Kervenson.  He is suffering from kwashiorkor.  He is 13 months old and weighs 23 pounds.  His mother took off and left him with the father several months ago.  His father did not have the foods to feed him.  Anna wrote a post about him here. 

This is Jn Redmond.  He is 2.5 years old ans weighs 17 pounds.  He is suffering from kwashiorkor ans scabies.  This is his third time with kwashiorkor and he has had 4 siblings die from this sickness.  He has 2 living siblings at home.

This is Wisly.  She was 9 months old and weighed 11 pounds.  She had diar, vomiting and a high fever. She died shortly after she was admitted.

This is Brunot.  He is 8 months old and weighs 10 pounds.  He has diar and fever.  His mother recently died and the family needed help.  He will only stay with us for a short time and will return home once his fever and diar are under control.

This is Amonise.  She is 5 months old and weighs 7 pounds 14 ounces. Her mother died a few months ago.  There are 7 other siblings at home.  She has 3 other siblings that have died.  She is suffering from kwashiorkor fever and diar. 


2 Responses to New children admitted into the RC

  1. Rob says:

    My heart aches for these children. Its not fair that we have so much to eat and these kids don’t. I don’t understand. May God bless them, heal them and may God bless you and your staff as they care for these little ones. God knows your heart and He loves these little ones.

  2. kathy says:

    Heartbreak. Why do the little ones have to suffer????

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