Due to fistula—an injury during childbirth that causes incontinence—Jennifer remained outside when she attended church, kneeling in the dirt to pray. For women who don't have proper health care, fistula can ruin their lives.
Fortunately, it can be fixed with a simple surgery. For Jennifer in Uganda and many women just like her, this means a new lease on life!
Read her story.
In my travels reporting stories for World Vision, I’ve heard of fistula. I’ve even met the incredible Dr. Catherine Hamlin at her world-renowned fistula clinic in Ethiopia. We had tea together in her parlor. It was a life highlight for me.