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This Lehigh Valley hand surgeon provides free care to children in Guatemala. How you can ...

The Morning Call 20 Feb 2024
At the same time, for many Guatemalans, especially in the country’s large indigenous and rural populations, paying for medical treatment is an impossibility ... Joining them are two first-timers to Guatemala medical mission trips.

New project to fight child malnutrition in Guatemala set to help nearly 20,000 people

La Prensa Latina 20 Feb 2024
Guatemalans had the opportunity to tour the medical clinics, gardens, water sanitation program, and workshops that are part of this project, which in 2023 managed to recover 79 percent of the children ...

The Inner Circle Acknowledges, Jose A. Matus as a Top Pinnacle Professional

Longview News-Journal 19 Feb 2024
Matus earned a medical degree from the School of Medicine at The Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala in 1982 ... in Guatemala City and an internship at the VA Medical Center in Fresno, CA, in 1992.

U.S. BP Agents Apprehend Migrants Using El Paso Storm Drains

Texas Border Business 06 Feb 2024
A total of 69 migrants from Guatemala, Mexico, Bolivia, Honduras and El Salvador, including four unaccompanied juveniles from Mexico and Guatemala, were all arrested. All migrants were medically evaluated then processed for removal under Title 8 ... U.S ... .

Border Patrol stops migrants in semitruck, storm drain tunnels in El Paso-Las Cruces area

El Paso Times 05 Feb 2024
The migrants where from Guatemala, Mexico, Bolivia, Honduras and El Salvador, including four unaccompanied juveniles from Mexico and Guatemala, the Border Patrol said.

El Paso Sector Agents Rescue Multiple Injured Individuals

Texas Border Business 31 Jan 2024
Agents responded to the area, including one Emergency Medical Technician, and located the subject ... Agents arrived on-scene and located the individual who was immediately medically evaluated.

Antioch mom works to help ill Nepali man with rare genetic disorder get life-saving medical help

East Bay Times 27 Jan 2024
He and wife, Mira Basnet, his caregiver and a registered nurse, had gone to India for better medical care, but with the new diagnosis and potential need for both a new kidney and liver, they returned to Nepal.

Letter: A possible solution to immigration crisis

Newburyport Daily News 23 Jan 2024
Educating their children will provide the medical professionals, teachers, construction workers, firefighters, police, etc., of the future ... should urge and help fund the UN to set up refugee camps in Costa Rica and Guatemala.

New immigrants pose ‘difficult dilemma’ as Denver Health sees thousands of unpaid medical visits

Colorado Politics 17 Jan 2024
“Overall, these patients don’t have medical insurance,” said Dr ... Uncompensated care includes health services that are provided, but not reimbursed, often because patients lack medical insurance or the ability to afford the cost of care.

Indiantown man guilty of October 2021 fatal stabbing; ordered to prison

TCPalm 16 Jan 2024
At the time, Martin County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy John Budensiek said Francisco-Francisco was responsible for the death of Perechu, originally from Guatemala. The medical examiner reported finding stab ...

Smuggling Attempts Disrupted in El Paso Sector

Texas Border Business 15 Jan 2024
On Jan ... Agents subsequently performed an immigration stop locating the migrants from Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and Ecuador, including one unaccompanied juvenile from Mexico. All migrants were medically evaluated and processed under Title 8 authority.

How Family of Guatemalan Journalist Bore Brunt of Repression

Voa News 09 Jan 2024
The founder of El Periodico, an independent newspaper in Guatemala, had been kidnapped, drugged, and left for dead. Quickly, medics revived Zamora to fight again for the free press he holds so dear.

Moose Jaw-based medical team holding fundraiser to support upcoming trip

Moosejaw Today 03 Jan 2024
The Moose Jaw International Medical Mission (MJIMM) is holding a fundraiser at a downtown restaurant to support its upcoming trip to Guatemala, which will provide medical care to area residents.

Ruling is in whether teen immigrant is competent for trial in St. Johns officer's death 02 Jan 2024
Judge R ... Johns County clerk of court Friday ... Kunovich collapsed a short time later in medical distress and died at the hospital, the Sheriff's Office said. Aguilar Mendez, who came here from Guatemala, was staying with other farmworkers at the hotel.

Techies without borders fill education vacuum

The Daily Item 01 Jan 2024
Since 1996, Dr. Debra Stoner has worked as a volunteer Emergency Medical physician in Nepal, St. Lucia, and Guatemala. There, she noticed a gap in the resources available for medical professionals. “There was an educational vacuum,” said Stoner ....