We are the forgotten people

Maunabo, Puerto Rico (CNN)Lourdes Rodriguez heard the scream early on the morning of January 6, before the sun rose and before the frogs began their chorus. “Lourdes! Lourdes!” She instantly

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The humanitarian spirit: VA doctor furthers King legacy to serve others

VA.GOV Blog – Dr. Johanna S. Rivera Anazagasty, who currently works as a behavioral health clinical pharmacist at VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System, is one of many

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Grass-Roots Network Of Doctors Delivers Supplies To Puerto Rico

After Hurricane Harvey flooded her city of Houston in August, Dr. Jennifer McQuade planned to donate socks to those affected. Instead, surprised by the lack of medical care at a

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Doctors unite to deliver supplies to Puerto Rico

After Hurricane Harvey flooded her city of Houston in August, Jennifer McQuade planned to donate socks. Instead, surprised by the lack of medical care at a nearby shelter, McQuade, an

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Muy cuesta arriba la rehabilitación en el Hogar La Milagrosa

  El ciclón María le voló el techo al hogar La Milagrosa en Arecibo, que atiende a niñas víctimas de negligencia y maltrato, por lo que sus 14 moradoras, tuvieron

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Solicitan ayuda para “La Casa de Todos” en Juncos

JUNCOS.  En medio de la crisis que vive Puerto Rico tras el impacto del huracán María, se tejen simultáneamente otras historias de necesidad como la que enfrenta “La Casa de

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A Doctor’s Abandoned Journey Into Isolated Puerto Rico

CAONILLAS, Utuado, P.R. — Dr. Lissette Gutierrez is normally not one to curse. But when the S.U.V. she was traveling in hit a rut and bounced wildly on a mud

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In hurricane’s wake, a medical crisis plagues Puerto Rico

Since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, Dr. Janice Santos, assistant professor of surgery and a physician with Brown Urology, has been working to help provide relief where an urgent medical

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From Brooklyn to Puerto Rico and Back

  One of the first things Karen Caraballo noticed from the window of her plane is how colorless Puerto Rico looked, as if it’s a war zone. “There is no

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Reid health surgeon collecting donations ahead of medical mission trip to Puerto Rico

RICHMOND, Ind. – It’s been nearly two weeks Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico, directly or indirectly killing 18 people and leaving millions stranded without power. President Donald Trump visited

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