Monthly Archives: January 2013

Buk Bilong ol Pikinini (Children’s Books)

In the past few weeks I have been working with my fellow volunteers Jeffery Feeger and Patrick Kaiku doing a documentary on the Port Moresby General Hospital. This is a short footage on the literacy program for children affected by … Continue reading

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The Management of Diabetes and other lifestyle diseases in Papua New Guinea

In the past, diabetes and so-called Lifestyle diseases was virtually unknown in Papua New Guinea.  The village lifestyle offered us great health benefits as we had a high-fibre, low-fat diet and we lived very physically active daily lives. In contrast … Continue reading

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Discussion: Protocol for initiating outside hospital thrombolytic therapy for Heart Attack patients in Port Moresby.

I have seen a few cases over last few days – yes and those days have included Christmas day and New Year’s Day, I have a 6 day week roster for the next 10 months.  I have accepted this and … Continue reading

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