In the mountains of Lesotho, having a baby is one of the most dangerous things a woman can do.
A dangerously emaciated young girl in Lesotho is examined and treated at a specialized TB facility, in an attempt to reverse her life threatening condition(s).
For the first time, a sitting president of Harvard University visits the continent of Africa.
Many experts say the HIV infection rate in Kwazulu Natal is as high as 50%. Edendale Hospital sees some of the sickest patients in the region, including those fighting both HIV and TB.
A routine check-up for a toddler in Lesotho reveals ailments rarely seen in countries where basic healthcare is readily accessible.
Multi-Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis represents half of the twin epidemics ravaging Southern Africa. Paired with HIV, the combination poses formidable odds for patients and healthcare providers alike.
People living in the mountains of Africa’s poorest country have limited healthcare options. There are few roads, few modes of transportation, and only a handful of doctors up for the challenge of reaching this remote population.
A critically ill toddler arrives at a mountain clinic in Lesotho where doctors race to save the child’s life.