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A pregnant woman in Uganda who needs an emergency C-section in a small rural hospital. A man carried into a field hospital in Haiti, his legs crushed by a collapsing building in the earthquake. A girl hit by shrapnel in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s…
By Angela Chung
 When Abdoulaye’s mother left his hospital bedside to pick up medicine from the pharmacy, I helped fan him. Temperatures in Senegal reach the 90s in November, and the air in the ward for children with advanced cancer hung hot and…
“I am in pain 24 hours a day”, Mamadou* told a Human Rights Watch researcher. “The pain I have all over my body…it is in my bones.”
 Mamadou, a 47-year-old man from rural Senegal, has advanced prostate cancer that has spread throughout his body…