Tag: Poverty

I leave with relief and reluctance.

“My time in the Congo remains an enigma for me. I can’t make heads or tails of it. It was a time of extremes.”

Only in the Congo!

Living in the Republic of Congo can be incredibly frustrating and beautiful at the same time!

A day in the life of an average hospital patient…in the Congo!

I am working as a physician in Impfondo, Republic of Congo! Here are some stories from patients I have seen along the way!

A day in the life of a doctor…in the Congo.

Ever wonder what a day in the life of a doctor in Central Africa look like? Well you came to the right place!

We will be traveling to a remote hospital in the Congo!

We will be serving at the Pioneer Christian Hospital in the Congo, follow us on our journey!

The town Canada forgot.

There was a physician shortage so I ventured up to La Loche. A town near the end of the road in Northern Saskatchewan that was put on the map by a deadly school shooting in 2016. What I found was a city still in pain.

Voices of La Loche.

Quotes from the people of La Loche. A small, forgotten town in NW Saskatchewan that suffers from high suicide rates and a school shooting in 2016. I worked there for 2 weeks and was taken aback by the things I saw and heard. I felt I needed to share their stories.