Mass Deworming

There’s an old joke about a woman who painted her doorstep pink. When asked why she did it, she said that it kept the elephants out of the house. “Elephants? That’s just ridiculous!” replied the questioner and the woman said, “Ah, but you have never seen any elephants in my house, have you?” I have… Continue reading Mass Deworming

Under Fives Week

I have been very busy doing outreach clinics this week. We notify the villagers in advance and they congregate in an open area, such as in the school grounds or under a mango tree. The plan is to check nutritional status by weighing the children, entering the value on a growth chart in their clinic… Continue reading Under Fives Week