Patients and Families
In August 2020, Kwende’s grandmother Asmaa noticed that her baby grandson was feverish and short of breath. She took
Agnes and her mumPatients and Families
Family support is vital for the survival of children like Agnes, aged 14, who comes from the Mulanje district of Malawi
Dr George ChagalukaHealthcare Professionals
Dr George Chagaluka is a paediatric oncologist from Malawi and oversees the paediatric oncology unit at World Child
Patients and Families
Wezi is a six year old from Chikwawa, about two hours south of Blantyre in Malawi. Wezi has Wilms tumour, a type of
Franklyn was fourteen when he started to feel a constant pain in his leg. His mum also noticed that her growing teenage
Adric and his mumPatients and Families
Adric is five years old and from the Ashanti region of Ghana. He is the youngest of four children. His mum, Gyasi, used
Healthcare Professionals
Augusta Asiedu-Lartey is a Child Life Specialist at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) in Accra, Ghana. She talks to us
Patients and Families
Meet Adjo, a football-mad eight-year old from Ghana. Life has not been easy for Adjo and his mother Felicia in recent
Healthcare Professionals
Dr Emmauella Amoako (known as Ella) works as a paediatrician in Cape Coast in the Central region of Ghana. She