Patient stories

The life he always deserved began after 18 years

In the three years after receiving surgery to repair his cleft lip, Samuel’s life has changed in unimaginable ways. After [...]

A born fighter

Energetic and talkative, Bui loved preschool. As he bounced around the playground in his rural Vietnamese community, the 3-year-old paid [...]

Realising an unexpected future

Past crumbling stone walls and houses constructed of clay and wood hardened together from years in the Moroccan sun, Siham [...]

Two lives transformed by one smile

Our promise of improving health and dignity during the Covid-19 pandemic endures. We’re helping frontline health workers stay safe, nourished [...]

Life-changing partnership in Egypt: Q&A with Dr. Mohamed El-Shazly

Our promise of improving health and dignity during the Covid-19 pandemic endures. We’re helping frontline health workers stay safe, nourished [...]

As if he didn’t have a name

Our promise of improving health and dignity during the Covid-19 pandemic endures. We’re helping frontline health workers stay safe, nourished [...]

Treating patients during Covid-19: Q&A with UK volunteer Nur Lubis

In September 2021 anaesthetist Nur Lubis became the first UK-based volunteer to attend a medical mission since the start of [...]

In An Instant, Nicolle’s Time Arrived

As police officers, Jessica and her husband, Maynor, are trained to shield people from harm – but after the birth [...]

Devoted to Their Daughter

When Elisa was born in Madagascar, her parents’ joy lasted only for a fleeting moment before they saw her cleft [...]