Posts Tagged Mexico

7.2-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Southern Mexico

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake was reported in Oaxaca, Mexico, Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred 10 miles from […]

In Mexico City and Beyond, Connecting Patients to Care

The mining town of Zacozonapan lies at the western edge of Mexico State, the most populous in all of Mexico, a three-hour […]

With Gaps in Health Care Left by Earthquake, Mexfam Steps Up in Oaxaca

On a scorching Wednesday afternoon, representatives from Direct Relief-partner organization Mexfam drove into the village of Santa María de Xadani in the […]

Amid Oaxaca Earthquake Destruction, Creating a Hub for Medicine

On the night of Sept. 7, the earth shook beneath the Istmo de Tehuantepec, a region in the southern Mexican state of […]

Morelos After the Quake: Hope and Generosity Amid Devastation

Norma Soberanes was at a funeral, along with many of her neighbors in the village of Hueyapan, Morelos, 30 miles south of […]

Scenes of Earthquake Damage from Mexico City Neighborhood Reveal City in Rescue Mode

Just moments before she and her students were thrown to the ground in a violent earthquake in Mexico City Tuesday, teacher Grace […]