Travel Blogs from Nairobi
... community health worker about her work in the local area. Rosebell (the director of the school) brought her in to talk with us and we enjoyed hearing about her health care role in Kenya. She works specifically with tuberculosis (TB) and we were horrified to hear that she goes into homes of people in her region without personal protection (no masks, gloves, etc…). She is in no way protecting herself. Much more work needs to be done in this area to help protect ...
... meningitis and pneumonia who has been sick since she was born. I think it is really important that we teach the mothers in Kenya about prenatal care and the importance of their nutrition when they are with child. I think this could help reduce the incidence of babies getting sick. The people here are hungry for information on things such as public health but there is no one willing to teach them. While at the hospital, we found a sign ...
... I just came from seeing that kid on the floor with cerebral malaria; I got called at 1am because he started having seizures. I saw him today and he was unresponsive, with the stiffest neck I have ever seen. The nurses were moving him and lifted up his head to transfer beds and his entire upper body came with it. Poor kid. They’re treating him for pain with IV Tylenol. Isn’t that interesting? We have IV Tylenol in the U.S. ...
... how you felt during the experience. I really enjoy this chance to travel cross-culturally for the first time in what seems like a really long time (I brought my own culture with me in the military), so I want something to remember it by. Besides, my mom will read it and feel reassured that I’m not lying in a ditch somewhere. Good enough.
So how am I feeling? Exhausted, mentally and physically. Hot and cold at the same time ...
TravelPod Member ReviewsTerminal Hotel Nairobi
It was a fine hotel.
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