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Add Capacity! For CURE Ethiopia Children’s Hospital

Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 1:01 pm

This Christmas, CURE International UK is raising vital funds for its partner, the CURE Children’s Hospital of Ethiopia. Many of you know this hospital, perhaps even in a personal capacity,…

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CURE Opens Largest Specialized Paediatric ICU Building in Uganda

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at 2:04 pm

The CURE Children’s Hospital of Uganda (CURE Uganda) is the world’s foremost neurosurgical hospital, treating children suffering from brain conditions such as hydrocephalus, spina bifida, and tumours.  Over its 21-year…

BBC News Features CURE Uganda’s Shuntless Solution for Hydrocephalus

Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 1:27 pm

Thirteen years ago in Kenya, a two-week-old baby named Milan was diagnosed with acquired hydrocephalus, a life-threatening condition in which fluid builds up inside the child’s brain at the time…

CURE Delivers Record-Breaking 14,000+ Children’s Surgeries in Historic Year

Thursday, August 18, 2022 at 3:49 pm

Despite the challenge of a global pandemic, CURE International is celebrating a record-breaking volume of paediatric surgeries — the most in a single year since its founding in 1996. During…

Living Her Dreams: New Milestones, New Beginnings, and Abundant Blessings

After her clubfoot was surgically corrected, Lucy gained the confidence to interact with people and pursue her dreams. Today, if you met 22-year-old Lucy from Kenya, you might not believe…

This is Carmen!

Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at 4:32 pm

Recently, Dr. Collen at CURE Zimbabwe completed the first procedure to separate his fingers at no cost to him or his family. Without this care, his genetic condition would likely…

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The Power of Play: our campaign for an accessible Playground at the CURE Children’s Hospital of Zimbabwe

Friday, July 22, 2022 at 1:13 pm

In May 2022 we celebrated one year of service to the Children of Zimbabwe! Just over a year ago, children in Zimbabwe who needed orthopaedic surgery could only dream. A…

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Eda’s Dream: A Young Girl’s Journey to Healing and Her Goal of Becoming a Nurse

Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at 4:29 pm

In places where medical resources are scarce, simple childhood accidents can become lifelong disabilities. This could have been the case for Eda, a charming and resilient 14-year-old girl from Malawi,…

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CURE Ethiopia Performs Ethiopia’s First Microvascular Surgery to Save a Child’s Leg

Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 6:15 pm

Three years ago, Sofonias, an eight-year-old boy, fell and broke his leg while playing outside with friends. His mom, Endawek, rushed him to a local hospital, where the doctors performed…

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Celebrating One Year of Service to the Children of Zimbabwe!

Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 11:14 am

A year ago, children in Zimbabwe who needed orthopaedic surgery could only dream. A year later, it has become reality for hundreds. Like many of its patients, CURE Children’s Hospital…

Top Articles

Add Capacity! For CURE Ethiopia Children’s Hospital

Melissa Hall on Oct 27, 2022

CURE Opens Largest Specialized Paediatric ICU Building in Uganda

Melissa Hall on Sep 28, 2022

BBC News Features CURE Uganda’s Shuntless Solution for Hydrocephalus

Melissa Hall on Sep 08, 2022

CURE Delivers Record-Breaking 14,000+ Children’s Surgeries in Historic Year

Melissa Hall on Aug 18, 2022

The Power of Play: our campaign for an accessible Playground at the CURE Children’s Hospital of Zimbabwe

Melissa Hall on Jul 22, 2022

Celebrating One Year of Service to the Children of Zimbabwe!

Melissa Hall on May 31, 2022

Living Her Dreams: New Milestones, New Beginnings, and Abundant Blessings

Melissa Hall on Aug 18, 2022

This is Carmen!

Melissa Hall on Jul 26, 2022