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Sierra Leone: the Story of a Mother

23 January 2023 «I want to remember the story of a mother, with two different endings. Memunatu is a 26-year-old woman in her second pregnancy who lives in Bonthe, a remote village in Sierra Leone. With her husband, she was very scared because two years ago, in her first

Annual conference and Scientific meeting of the Nigerian Association – Program

In a few days, the Association of Catholic Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (ACMPN) will have it's 16th National Conference: Theme: Strategies for Improving Health Worker Status in a Challenging World. 15th-16th July, 2022, via Zoom With a Goodwill Massage from FIAMC president Bernard Ars Registration

Massacre au Nigeria : “L’Europe se renie elle-même”

S’exprimant devant le Parlement européen mercredi 8 juin, l’eurodéputé français François-Xavier Bellamy a dénoncé le silence des pays européens après le massacre, dimanche 5 juin, d’une quarantaine de chrétiens alors qu’ils assistaient à la messe. "Nous parlons beaucoup ici, mais les chrétiens persécutés n'ont droit

Lessons From Uganda

BY CYNTHIA JONES-NOSACEK, M.D. Dr. Cynthia Jones-Nosacek reading during Mass in Acoli. She is wearing a kitang (a traditional dress) that the community made for her as a gift. Uganda is called the Pearl of Africa. The terrain varies from snowcapped mountains to rain forests

Nigeria: Catholic doctors advocates mandatory contributory social health insurance

July , 2021 The Association of Catholic Medical Practitioners of Nigeria, ACMPN, has harped on the importance of a mandatory contributory social health insurance, to enable Nigeria attain Universal Health Care, UHC coverage by 2030. The National President ACMPN, Dr. Matthew Ashikeni, made this known

Kenya: Dr Stephen Karanja succumbed to COVID

Doctor dies after publicly declaring COVID-19 vaccine ‘unnecessary’ A high-profile doctor who endorsed controversial treatments for coronavirus has died in hospital after contracting the virus. Alex Blaira MAY 1, 2021 A doctor in Kenya who advised citizens against getting vaccinated has died from coronavirus. Stephen

Africa: Blessed Gérard and World Mission Month

We like to quote Blessed Gérard, who is said to have said: “Our brotherhood will be immortal because the soil on which this plant is rooted is the misery of the world - and because, God willing, there will always be people,  who want to

Kenya: Catholic Doctors reject Kihika’s Reproductive Health Bill

Medics say teaching sexual pleasure as a right would automatically create perverts In Summary Catholic doctors say the bill makes provision for children below 18 years to access contraceptive and abortion services.Kenya National Commission on Human Rights and the National Council for Population and Development

The Catholic Medical Missionary Society (UK)

DR. ROBERT HARDIE The CMMS (as most CMA members are aware) is a small independent charity funded entirely by donations made by members of the Catholic Medical Association. It was founded in 1967 by members of the Guild of Catholic Doctors to help relieve poverty and sickness

A message from Mater Care

"As maternal health care providers, we believe it is our responsibility to offer an alternative to a choice-based consumer culture that prizes wealth and power over inherent value and dignity. We acknowledge that people are shaped by their surroundings. Our focus is to surround women

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