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Since the start of a mobile medical clinic in 2018, mothers in Gilgil, Kenya, are able to get their children vaccinated and receive other medical services. Angela Miloti walked 15 miles to have her child vaccinated at the clinic, which is a collaboration between Trinity Mission Dispensary, a Trinity United Methodist Church project, and the Rotary Club of Gilgil. Photo by Faith Wanjiru.

Mobile clinic saves lives in rural Kenya

Cooperative venture between United Methodist congregation and Rotary Club offers healing and hope to previously neglected villages.
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Women check in at registration desks before entering private bays for testing. Over 400 women were screened for cervical cancer during the annual women’s convention at Clare Camping Ground in Rusape, Zimbabwe. Photo by Eveline Chikwanah, UMNS.

Zimbabwe women put focus on cervical cancer

More than 400 women were screened for cervical cancer and those with suspicious results received their first treatment during The United Methodist Church’s annual women’s convention.
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Dr. Marie Claire Manafundu (left) visits children in the Irambo neighborhood in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of Congo, where poor nutrition has become a problem, especially for children. Photo by Philippe Kituka Lolonga, UMNS.

Hospitals in Congo concerned by growing child malnutrition

Poor nutrition is becoming a major problem in areas of the Congo where people have been displaced due to violence and natural disasters.

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