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07/04/2015

World Health Day!

Drink More Water “I drink a lot of water, especially in early in the morning when I get up. Usually I drink 1 litre straight!” Yun Linne, Human Resources Director We’ve all heard the 64Read the full story

06/04/2015

New Appointments at Angkor Hospital for Children

7 April 2015 SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA — Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Claudia Turner has been appointed to the role of Strategic Director. Dr. Turner has worked at theRead the full story

01/04/2015

Open Heart!

In an effort to ensure that all staff at AHC, including non-medical personnel, understand the work that we do, our surgical team invited Grants and Communications Officer Elena Robertson to watch an open-heart surgery on MarchRead the full story

30/03/2015

Food Poisoning!

This past Saturday, 610 villagers (including 440 children) in Siem Reap Province fell ill to severe food poisoning. During an anti-child labor event, meat and vegetable sandwiches were provided to community members–it is thought that theRead the full story

20/03/2015

Happy World Water Day from AHC!

March 22nd is World Water Day, and Angkor Hospital for Children wants to share our work with you! “Unimproved water source” Access to safe drinking water is paramount in the effort to end preventable childRead the full story

04/03/2015

The Boy Who Fell From A Tree

Han*, a 12 year boy, comes from a rural district in Siem Reap Province. He is in grade 6 in primary school. He lives with his grandmother because his parents were forced, through economic circumstances,Read the full story

19/02/2015

The Long Road to Surgery

Vanna*, a twelve year old boy, lives with his family in Kandal Province, about 390km from Siem Reap. His father is a farmer who earns about $5/day and his mother takes care of the household,Read the full story

13/02/2015

AHC Mobile Dental Clinic Project

In Cambodia, very few people are aware of good dental hygiene habits, causing many children to suffer from severe toothaches caused by preventable cavities and abscesses. Education is a fundamental aspect of AHC’s Dental Clinic’sRead the full story