Monthly Archives: November 2008

Friday, November 21st THE WAY HOME

November 29, 2008 at 3:47 pm

Our Mission Completed. We saw over 800 people, distributed 120 packs of prenatal vitamins and treated over 1300 people with anit-worm medications. We left Cormier Plage after a well deserved rest for our final trip in Haitian transportation. By far, this was the bumpiest ride I’d ever had in Haiti. I must remind volunteers that [...]

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Thursday, November 20th

November 29, 2008 at 3:36 pm

The rain continued intermittently through the night, but we slept very well, and in luxury, in comparison with all but a few of Haiti’s people. And with full stomachs we set off at 7:30 am in a dilapidated tap-tap truck, and then a tap-tap boat, for Labadie to work our final pediatric blitz. Katrina laughed [...]

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Wednesday, November 19th

November 29, 2008 at 3:16 pm

Well through the night we all heard the rain….and some of us felt it too. For me it was a fine misting through my mosquito. For Jill in the large room it was a puddle of water on her bed that had been blown in through the eaves of the house. Either way, as I [...]

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Tuesday, November 18th

November 29, 2008 at 3:13 pm

A little back dated post but here it is. Tuesday was another of our Pediatric Blitz today. We saw all children from the village of Guioton in the morning with add ons. There was a lumps and bumps clinic by Dr. Jan in the afternoon as well as rechecks from earlier in the week. Jill [...]

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Friday update

November 20, 2008 at 7:47 pm

Just wanted to let you know that we finished up our last clinic in Labadie this afternoon and all is well.  We are off to Fort Lauderdale in the morning and will post more updates then.   Tiffany Keenan, MD CCFP Ora International Director: Haiti Village Health www.haitivillagehealth.ca   7 Marley Beach Drive Warwick WK08 Bermuda [...]

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