Stories

Stories

August 23, 2017

Surgical Intelligence Saves Valentina’s Life

Three-year-old Valentina arrived with her parents. They came many miles, hoping that the doctors and nurses at CEML could help their little girl. Valentina’s face was […]
October 15, 2015

Faustina

Faustina, just 5 years old, gasps for breath. When Faustina came to CEML she was close to death. Struggling to breath, her kidneys had already quite […]
October 29, 2014

A Dream Career

Maybe it’s time I pursue the career I dreamed of… Tim Kubacki was the director of a U.S. hospital emergency department  when he realized he was […]
October 6, 2014

My Day

Dr. Nicolas Comninellis cared for three young patients. Each had succumbed to rapid onset coma and hemiplegia (paralysis that affects one side of the body). Each […]
September 18, 2014

Sabina’s Story

Obstetric fistula is a hole between the vagina, and rectum or bladder. It happens when a woman suffers through a very difficult labour without medical assistance. […]
September 18, 2014

Isobel’s Story

Isobel is 22 years old. At 18, filled with hope and excitement of the coming of her first child, her hopes were shattered. At full term […]
September 8, 2014

The greatest Killer Of Children

Maria, the eight-month old in this photo, has been coughing for two weeks. She arrived here at CEML Hospital on the same day as I. Maria […]