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What ever it takes! Another medical dropoff story

Oxytocin is a life-saving drug to contract the uterus for mothers after delivery and reduce the chances of severe blood...
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PnG Article: Incentivising maternity and newborn care in Simbu province

Article was originally written for PnG paper Professor Glen Mola, Head of Women’s health, Obstetrics & Gynaecology at SMHS-UPNG I...
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Simbu Mountains Health Clinic

Simbu Mountains Health Clinic

  We travelled high into the Simbu mountains near Mt Wilhelm to a Health Clinic called Goglme to introduce our...
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Another Successful Trip in PnG

Another Successful Trip in PnG

  We took off with our hybrid plane, the Beaver to expand our reach of support to the local mothers...
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Sehulea health centre on Normanby Island

Sehulea health centre on Normanby Island

At Sehulea health centre on Normanby Island (we saw 18 mothers). We unloading baby bundles at Sehulea. Each white bag contains...
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The Hands of Rescue hangar

The Hands of Rescue hangar

The Hands of Rescue hangar is now under construction at Gurney Airport (Alotau). As we max out the weight and...
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Training at Ikara

Training at Ikara

We recently completed 7 fantastic days at Ikara. We trained the 4 staff in obstetric emergencies, painted the labor ward,...
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Introducing ‘The Beaver’ !

Introducing ‘The Beaver’ !

Many years in the making we are proud to introduce our medical aircraft! …..The Dehavilland DHC-2 Beaver, An amphibian aircraft, long...
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Maternal Mortality Rate

Maternal Mortality Rate

The millennium Development Goal is to reduce maternal mortality by 75% Did you know that in Papua New Guinea the...
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Update: Projects at Basima HC & Wadelel

Update: Projects at Basima HC & Wadelel

  On 27/04/15, HEO Alice Siwawata and Dr. Barry Kirby flew to Basima health centre to introduce our Safe Motherhood...
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