Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh

 
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Rickets Project Complete
    By - Ashley Pugh - Program Officer
    Dear HOPE Supporter, Thank you for your generous suport to HOPE's project treating children with Rickets. Cox's Bazar has one of the rarest forms of Rickets in the world and the debilitation is still being studied by international experts. With the donations we received from you, we trated many children, particularly those...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has received 17 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    HOPE Foundation Continues to Grow and Expand
    By - Ashley Pugh - Program Officer
    HOPE Foundation for Women and Children of Bangladesh has been extremely busy in the past few months! Despite Cyclone Mahasan that hit our village of Cox’s Bazar, we have continued to provide lifesaving health care services to those most in need. HOPE Foundation has held two cleft surgery camps in collaboration with...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Hope Foundation Kicks off 2013 with a Great Start!
    By - Ashley Pugh - Development Officer
      Hope Foundation for Women and Children of Bangladesh is pleased to share the great strides and successes as of late! On January 28th, 2013, our Community Midwifery Program began with the students attending their first class. This program is the first Bangladeshi Government recognized Midwifery program in all of...
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has made updates to their project page.
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Prevent & Treat Rickets - Our Effort Advances!
    By - Kate Hawkins - Volunteer
    Note: The picture above shows two of our volunteers, Dr. Ekaterine and Dr. Nada Alnaji feeding formula to a baby who needed our services at Hope Foundation hospital. The formula will provide this baby with the calcium that is necessary to prevent rickets. In the last three months, Hope Foundation hospital has provided...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    New Volunteers and Fundraising Events!
    By - Amara Huda - Hope Foundation Volunteer
    Earlier this summer on May 12th, Hope Foundation held a fundraiser at Mehfil Restaurant in Sunrise, FL. Over 100 supporters attended the dinner. Among the guests were Mr. Nurun Har (member of Parliament) and Dr. James Howell (Professor of Public Health and Associate Dean at Nova Southeastern University). We were thrilled to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has received 8 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Latest Newsletter
    By - Iftikher Mahmood - President
    I am currently in Bangladesh until 23rd April with a surgical mission to provide fistula surgery. We also have a new training center that was inaugurated by the Japanese Ambassador just last week. The building looks amazing! We have many plans for the types of training programs and seminars that will be held there....
    • 3 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    My Visit to Bangladesh, December 2011
    By - Iftikher Mahmood - President
      I visited Bangladesh last December (2011) for 10 days to visit our projects. The hospital training center and dormitory is almost complete, with the scheduled grand opening for April this year. Accompanying me on this trip were Dr. Vidya Sharma, professor of pediatrics from the University of Missouri who is also...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Record Floods Near Hospital
    By - A Mahmood - Office Manager
    This summer bought record floods to the Cox's Bazar area. The road leading to the hospital was under a foot of water for most of the summer making it impossible for patients to walk to the hospital by foot. Those who could afford it would arrive by rickshaw. THe patient volume since the waters receded have been higher than...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has received 9 donations
    • 4 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    My trip to Bangladesh - April 2011
    By - Iftikher Mahmood - President
    I visited Bangladesh in April to meet with the American Ambassador to Bangladesh, Hon. James Moriarty who made a trip to visit our Hope Foundation hospital in Cox's Bazar. The trip was an opportunity for me to sit with our Country Director Mr. Jalal Uddin Shoaib who is in charge of all Hope projects in Bangladesh. The...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Rehabilitation Services Being Provided
    By - Iftikher Mahmood - President
    Having returned from my visit to Bangladesh in December 2010, I am happy to report the progress of our ongoing mission to provide rehabilitative services. Our partnership with KDM means that a trained rehabilitation expert volunteers at the hospital for one day a week providing therapy to local patients. They also help to...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh posted a progress report
    Ongoing screening for rickets patients
    By - Anju Mahmood - Office Manager
    Rickets is an entirely preventable and treatable condition, especially in the early stages. It requires modification in nutrition to include more calcium and vitamin D in the diet and initially a short course of calcium tablets. Unfortunately the majority of children with the disease are from poor and illiterate households...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 5 years ago
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  • Rickets Treatment for Children in Bangladesh has received 6 donations
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Project Leader

Iftikher Mahmood

President
Ramu, South Mitachari, Cox's Bazar Bangladesh

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