Dengue fever outbreak

Chheng* is 7 years old is from the Kompong Thom province, 150 km from Siem Reap. Two years ago his father went to work in Thailand and never came back. Chheng’s mother had to start cleaning,Read the full story


Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak

Bopha* is a two-year old girl from the Battambang province. On July 6 she developed a high fever and her parents suspected she had Dengue fever, since Cambodia is currently facing a severe outbreak ofRead the full story


Korean boy almost drowns

Hyun-Min* (7 years old) from Korea was on holiday with his family when he nearly drowned but was miraculously rescued by a young girl. He was unconscious when his father rushed him to the Emergency Room at Angkor Hospital forRead the full story


Hand, Foot and Mouth disease

Vina* (18 months old) has just recovered from the Hand, Foot and Mouth disease (HFMD). Her mother is a teacher at the government school and her father works in Thailand. Along with her three siblings, sheRead the full story


South China Morning Post story on AHC

The Healing Fields Despite struggling with meagre funding, a hospital in Cambodia is working miracles with poor children. Lisa Genasci ([email protected]) Updated on May 13, 2012 In a medical facility that could be in anyRead the full story


Boy falls from tree onto fence

Som*, a 15 year old boy, comes from a district in Siem Reap province. His parents are farmers, and they earn US$2.5 per day on average. Som is the oldest child in the family. He hasRead the full story


Taste the World fundraiser

Along with the full-time Cambodian staff, the department receives volunteer dentists from around the world who donate their time to work alongside the local team. An agreement with the University of British Columbia Faculty ofRead the full story


Drama show to educate community

It was a very festive night at the Dan Run Commune in the Santey Village, about 40 km from Siem Reap town. The wide field at the pagoda complex was crowded with people from theRead the full story