Project # 7990
Karmirhath Hospital located at North-West Corner of Bangladesh has been serving the people of Gaibandha district since 1986. The main Services offered by the hospital are The Eye Care Services, the Diabetic Care Services, The Pre-Natal Care Services for the Pregnant Mothers, Children Care Services and Dental Care Services.
During the last three months, 4,000 Diabetic patients have been treated at our hospital. Poor Patients from far and near have been attending the hospital for about last decade knowing that some decent people from abroad have been helping poor patients of the hospital
- Lutfa (not her real name):
Lutfa is about 40 years old. She is a resident of Gaibandha town. Mother of three children, Lutfa developed diabetes 15 years ago. Being wife of a day-laborer, she could not arrange fund for treatment. Consequently, she continued to suffer and became weak day by day. About two months ago, a social worker brought her to Karmirhath Hospital. She was registered with Diabetic section. She was examined by a doctor, regular routine tests were done, Diabetic Guide Book was given. She started attending hospital every Friday. She was given Insulin regularly free of cost. After about two months' treatment, her diabetes become stabilized. Se was asked to attend hospital once in a month.
Due to her continued treatment, her diabetes has stabilized and she is now leading almost a normal life. This has been possible due to generous help of donors through GlobalGiving.
M Abdus Sobhan