18 Children had Heart Surgery on this Medical Mission
September 30, 2013
Penny Leon together with Rotarians from Kampala North Club partnered with Riley Children's Hospital and Uganda Heart Institute in Mulago Hospital. The team of traveling doctors operated on 18 children with heart condition.
Mulago, Uganda’s general Hospital is overwhelmed by the increasing number of heart related disease being reported.
Putting the blame on lifestyles, poor diets, smoking and genetic causes.
This community continues to need assistance.
We would like to thank everyone involved in saving the lives of these children which otherwise would not have lived much longer.