This week’s case comes from Cristina, a HIPZ nurse who has been working at Kivunge Hospital since October focusing on paediatrics...

This week I would l...

The beginning of April is also the beginning of the rainy season here in Zanzibar and also means we are seeing a lot of children with respiratory infec...

Over the last two years we have established Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) at both hospitals. Kangaroo mother care is a way of caring for low birth weight...

This week we’ve got an update on Ismail, our little burns patient from last week.

Ismail is doing really well and the new burns physiotherapist at Kivu...

This is unfortunately another distressing case with some images that people may find upsetting...

This is about Ismail, a 4 year old boy. He was playing...

This week's case comes from Dr. Anna Rutjes, Volunteer Doctor at Makunduchi Hospital...

"My local colleague Tabea and I had very quiet morning in the OP...

This week we would like to tell you about one of our malnutrition cases. Very sadly the mother of this little baby died only a few hours after he was b...

I wake up at 6am to the whining alarm that is our Zanzibari cat. Turns out Whiskas is highly addictive, especially for an African cat usually on a diet...

There has been much activity at the hospital, including the ever-busy maternity/obstetric service, outpatient clinics in the Primary Healthcare Unit (P...

Kivunge has been particularly busy the last few months with the opening of the newly-built Primary Healthcare Unit, PHCU.Volunteer doctors Shuang Wang...

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