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    Mother can embrace her children for the first time after life-changing surgery
    10.05.24
    This Mother's Day, read the story of Coumba, a plastics patient who is reunited with her daughter, Assatou, in the ward for a two hour visit after being separated since Coumba's arrival to the HOPE Center. MORE INFO
    Mother can embrace her children for the first time after life-changing surgery
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    The Impact of Timely Dental Care: Ibrahim’s Story
    29.04.24
    A simple toothache that went untreated turned into a much larger problem for 13-year-old Ibrahim, who lives in a region of Sierra Leone with no practicing dentists. Ibrahim contracted a dental infection that, without treatment, spread to his jawbone, causing the side of his face to protrude beyond his jawline. MORE INFO
    The Impact of Timely Dental Care: Ibrahim’s Story
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    A double portion of blessings for Emmanuel
    05.03.24
    Emmanuel was the first patient to receive surgery on board the Global Mercy in Freetown, Sierra Leone. As a small tumour started growing over the years, it lead him to believe he would live with the condition for the rest of his life. MORE INFO
    A double portion of blessings for Emmanuel
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    A double portion of blessings for Emmanuel Mar 5, 2024
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    Mercy Ships celebrates lasting impact in 2023
    08.01.24
    Mercy Ships celebrates lasting impact in 2023 2024: Mercy Ships doubles down efforts to bring surgical care and training to sub-Saharan Africa as studies pinpoint critical gaps in surgical, obstetric, and anaesthetic care. https://youtu.be/U0dqmEGB1mc More volunteers than ever are needed to devote their time to international charity Mercy Ships as it prepares to start 2024 […] MORE INFO
    Mercy Ships celebrates lasting impact in 2023
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    Mercy Ships celebrates lasting impact in 2023 Jan 8, 2024
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    Hawa passes on the healing
    04.09.23
    Hawa was a young girl when a tumour began to grow in her mouth. It was not cancerous. But it was far from harmless.The fast-growing tumor was threatening Hawa’s life. MORE INFO
    Hawa passes on the healing
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    Hawa passes on the healing Sep 4, 2023
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    Successful Surgery: Patient Khoudia’s Story
    13.04.23
    When a person has spent years living with a medical condition that they are told is inoperable, it is easy to lose hope. MORE INFO
    Successful Surgery: Patient Khoudia’s Story
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    Successful Surgery: Patient Khoudia’s Story Apr 13, 2023
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    Amadou – patient ambassador
    13.02.23
    He was medic, leader and a pillar of hope for his community. But now Amadou's patients were afraid of how he looked MORE INFO
    Amadou – patient ambassador
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    Amadou – patient ambassador Feb 13, 2023
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    Cire’s birthday.
    13.02.23
    Life-transforming surgery on his 20th birthday was the best gift for Cire. MORE INFO
    Cire’s birthday.
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    Cire’s birthday. Feb 13, 2023
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    Awa’s story
    13.02.23
    Awa, has always been close with with her Uncle Woury. Since the moment she was born with a cleft lip, his greatest wish was that she would someday find healing. MORE INFO
    Awa’s story
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    Awa’s story Feb 13, 2023
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    Sira’s story
    13.02.23
    When all attempts at finding help were exhausted, Sira’s family had one last hope that her badly bowed legs could be straightened. That hope led them on an arduous journey of hundreds of kilometers from their remote village to the Mercy Ship, docked in the port city of Senegal. MORE INFO
    Sira’s story
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    Sira’s story Feb 13, 2023

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