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April 2, 2024
A life restored: Emnet's story

Emnet lost her baby, and almost her own life, during childbirth. She also needed five months of intensive care before surgery.

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March 23, 2024
A life of service: Segereda's story

Since her obstetric fistula surgery over 25 years ago, Segereda has dedicated her life to the Hamlin Addis Adaba Fistula hospital.

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March 23, 2024
A new, bright future: Fozia's story

For almost a decade, Fozia's suffered with Advanced Stage Pelvic Organ Prolapse, one of the most common gynaecological issues in Ethiopia.

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March 6, 2024
A journey to health: Berknesh's story

Berknesh gave birth to a daughter but then in her second pregnancy, everything changed.

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February 8, 2024
Getu's return to happiness and good health

Getu was identified by one of Hamlin's Health Development Armies, a key part of Project Zero, an ambitious new program aimed at eradicating fistula in Ethiopia.

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January 11, 2024
Your support in action: Neela's story

Neela suffered for almost four decades with an advanced stage pelvic organ prolapse, thinking nothing could be done to help her.

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December 19, 2023
A decade of suffering: Alem's story

Alem suffered for over 10 years with a devastating obstetric fistula injury. Then she arrived at Hamlin's Metu Fistula Hospital.

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December 7, 2023
Over 60 years of restorative care

Women receive more than surgery, they receive holistic care and rehabilitation.

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