Guatemala (i/ˌɡwɑːtᵻˈmɑːləˌɡwæ-ˌɡɑː-/GWAH-tə-MAH-lə, GWAT-ə-MAH-lə or GAH-tə-MAH-lə; Spanish:[gwateˈmala]), officially the Republic of Guatemala (Spanish:República de Guatemala), is a country in Central America bordered by Mexico to the north and west, the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, Belize to the northeast, the Caribbean to the east, Honduras to the east and El Salvador to the southeast. With an estimated population of around 15.8 million, it is the most populous state in Central America. A representative democracy, Guatemala's capital and largest city is Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción, also known as Guatemala City.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
“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.
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.
Judge R ...JohnsCounty 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.