There are usually 500-600 moms at any one time that RHFH helps that are breastfeeding their children. They understand the benefits and advantages that breastfeeding has for them and their child. Whenever possible, we encourage breastfeeding and help new moms through this process. Of the 514 newborns that were born
HERVELANDE She is 6 years old and weighed 28 pounds when admitted. She has lost 4 pounds of water weight so far from her edema from the kwashirokor (this is the 7th time with kwashiorkor). Her family traveled 4 hours by foot, taxi and motorcycle to arrive at the
Most of the patients that we serve are doing their best to just survive and make ends meet. When sickness or an accident befalls them, they often do not have the resources to seek and follow through with the proper medical care that they need. Even if they can find
We are so happy to have Dr. Briana Zachary working with us full-time now. She is seeing the most difficult cases and doing a great job at treating them. There are now 4 consult rooms with 3 nurses and 1 doctor. There are 14 staff that work 7a-5p on Tues-Fri.
JEANDLEY (and his sister below Jeandeline) He is 5 years old and weighs 32 pounds. He and his sister (Jeandeline) are from up by Cap-Haitian. Their papa died last year and he was from a town that is not very far from Cazale. His mama said Jeandley was in a