Category: Medical

March 5, 2015

Not Your Typical Spring Break

In March of last year, Judson and his friends enjoyed a typical spring break like so many other college students. They packed their bags, hopped on a plane, and spent some time soaking up the tropics. Well, at least it was somewhat typical… This wasn’t a week of laying around on the beach. Instead, they

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February 19, 2015

Christ Has Overcome The Violence

When we met Dured, his face was somber.  He was missing teeth and his body looked like a giant scar.  In a rundown apartment, he shared his terrifying story. Like many Syrians, Dured was caught in the middle of a violent civil war.  He didn’t  want to fight for ISIS,  but also didn’t want to

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February 17, 2015

Where Are Your Parents?

We processed hundreds of Syrian refugees through the clinic that week.  They patiently waited under a colorful bedouin tent that served as a waiting room, blocking them from the Middle Eastern heat. Each Syrian I met was either stoic from war shock or weeping uncontrollably…and understandably so. They are caught in the middle of a

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February 4, 2015

The Syrian Refugee Crisis: What You Need to Know

She entered the clinic, tracing the ground with her eyes. Her father stood by, the weight of the world clearly resting on his shoulders. His eyes were red from crying as he lifted the sleeves of his daughter’s jacket, revealing her disfigured arms. Government officials had stormed into their home to kidnap her father. As

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July 31, 2014

The Blue Highway

The sight is hard to miss – tugboats ushering heavy barges down a canal that cuts through endless plains. The Danube-Black Sea Canal extends roughly 40 miles across eastern Romania and connects the Danube River in Cernavodă to the ports of Constanţa and Năvodari. By navigating through the canal, vessels reduce their journey into the

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