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Dr. Penny’s May 2014 Report to Dr. Amos Mremi, Longido District Medical Officer

In May, Penny visited Makat with Dr. Jo Moore, a British doctor with a strong interest in public health education and women’s health issues.  In Makat for over a week, they conducted a series of workshops including basic eye care, … Continue reading

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The Rankin Wosiwosi Desk

In 2009, Penny’s brother, architect Mark Rankin, accompanied her on a field visit to Lake Natron. Heading for Wosiwosi, they got badly stuck in mud, and Mark found himself clambering up a wild hillside trying to get high enough for … Continue reading

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Combating Toxic Fluoride in Makat

In October, 2012, Makat’s children tasted their first safe, clean water. A group of volunteer/donors through Challenge Worldwide travelled to Makat to help build four rain catchment tanks at the primary school. The alternative has been water from the local … Continue reading

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Eye Clinic: Makat, Wosiwosi and Gelai Lumbwa, May, 2013

Improved eye care has been a primary Natron Healthcare Project goal – and one of our most elusive. But in May this year, working with Dr. Steve Friberg and his colleague, Dr. Samwel Wilson (left), we organized and funded a … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new NHP Website

We are pleased to be live with our new website.

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