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20/07/2015

The Complex Journey to Correct a Common Defect

Rith*,a four year old boy, lives in Kompong Cham Province with his parents. Although he does not go to school, he loves playing with trucks and helping his parents around the house. Rith was bornRead the full story

10/07/2015

The Realities of Poverty: Overcoming Severe Acute Malnutrition

Sreypich*, a two-year old girl living with her deaf mother, is the youngest of 5 children. Sreypich’s father illegally crossed into Thailand to find work after being unable to do so in Cambodia—a common problemRead the full story

08/07/2015

Preparing for the Worst: Improving the Lives of Abandoned Children through a Collaborative Workshop

In order to increase awareness about best practices when dealing with abandoned children, AHC launched our workshop on Procedures for Working with Abandoned Children last week. This workshop was lead by Mr. Sorn Sokchea, ourRead the full story

06/07/2015

Healthy Hearts, Healthy Starts

Until recently, six-year-old Buntha* had given up hope on his dream to go to school. Today, Buntha and his mother are happy and hopeful for the future. *Patient’s name has been changed for confidentiality WhenRead the full story

17/06/2015

Working in Roka: AHC’s Efforts to Mitigate the HIV Epidemic

Following the late-2014 HIV Outbreak in Roka Village, AHC’s HIV/Homecare Unit has been working tirelessly to support the needs of the more than 281 people (including 69 children) infected with HIV in Roka Village. SupportedRead the full story

08/06/2015

A Big Change for Eye Cancer Patients

AHC’s eye clinic opened its doors in 2013and conducts approximately 12,500 consultations each year. In 2013 we integrated specialized eye cancer services in response to the number of patients presenting with typical eye cancer symptoms.Read the full story

05/06/2015

25 Doctors and Nurses Participated APLS Course

Last week AHC was very delighted to launch an Advanced Pediatric Life Support (APLS) course with 25 doctors and nurses including AHC staff and health workers from 4 provinces. The three days course equips healthRead the full story

02/06/2015

Sonear’s Successful Heart Surgery

Sonear* is a six month old boy with congenital heart disease. Sonear and his mother, a farmer, live in Kandal province, approximately 400km from Siem Reap. When Sonear was just one month old he developedRead the full story