Meet Our Patients (37): Tha Moe Paing’s Story – Chronic Asthma

Tha Moe Paing (4-year-old) has suffered from chronic asthma. For over 3 years, she has to be admitted to Child Inpatient Department almost 1 – 2 weeks every month for treatment. Her parents were desperate and hopeless because their daughter was sick and one of them could not work to look after their daughter although they Read more about Meet Our Patients (37): Tha Moe Paing’s Story – Chronic Asthma[…]

Meet Our Patients (36): Ko Myo’s Story – Pancreatic Pseudocysts

43-year-old Ko Myo moved to Thailand 6 years ago after his parents passed away. He has worked as a daily laborer on a farm. He’s been feeling pain in his stomach for almost half a year but didn’t go to the clinic due to his security and the language barrier. Nevertheless, his pain has exacerbated and Read more about Meet Our Patients (36): Ko Myo’s Story – Pancreatic Pseudocysts[…]

Meet Our Students (14): Nay Blut Htoo’s Story

Nay Blut Htoo is 17-year old, living in Children’s Development Centre (CDC) boarding house since 2016. While many in the boarding house are going back to their hometown during the summer vacation, Nay Blut Htoo decided to enlarge his experience through an internship; he applied for an internship at Mae Tao Clinic and is currently Read more about Meet Our Students (14): Nay Blut Htoo’s Story[…]

Meet Our Patients (35): Wai Wa’s Story – Bronchitis, Pneumonia and Mild malnutrition

A 7-month old girl Wai Wa couldn’t breathe properly and was feverish since she was 2-month-old. Her mom took her to the hospital a number of times, her condition didn’t get better. Although it is far from her place, her mom came to Mae Tao Clinic to get treatment.   Wai Wa is a 7-month-old Read more about Meet Our Patients (35): Wai Wa’s Story – Bronchitis, Pneumonia and Mild malnutrition[…]

Meet Our Patients (34): Shine Tha Htoo’s Story – Newborn baby

“The current place I and my husband live has a great number of migrant workers in need of health care and protection. These include children and pregnant women living in mountainous and jungle areas. They, in general, have transportation and ID issues to access to health services in spite of their serious illnesses or need Read more about Meet Our Patients (34): Shine Tha Htoo’s Story – Newborn baby[…]

Meet Our Patients (32): Toto’s Story – Tuberculosis Case (Together with SMRU)

Today (World TB day, 24 March 2018) we share the hope for a better life of Toto, a young adult in his 30s. Recently, he visited Mae Tao Clinic because he had Tuberculosis (TB) symptoms. He recognized the symptoms because he had TB one time before.   A few years ago, when working in Bangkok, Read more about Meet Our Patients (32): Toto’s Story – Tuberculosis Case (Together with SMRU)[…]

Meet Our Patients (31): Pai Pai’s Story – Eye infection

10 year old boy, Pai Pai hit his head on the ground when playing outside. During the night, his eyes swelled up and reddened, and pain in his eyes, fever, and nausea have exacerbated more and more. Although his mom brought him to a clinic in Myawaddy for 4 times, Pai Pai’s condition didn’t show any improvement. Read more about Meet Our Patients (31): Pai Pai’s Story – Eye infection[…]