Posts Tagged mexico earthquake

City Square Transforms into Health Clinic After Mexico Earthquake

A bustling, tree-lined plaza — the center of community life in Ocuituco, Mexico —  is now a place for the city’s residents to get […]

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 […]

Living with Diabetes is a Challenge. It’s Even Harder After an Earthquake.

MEXICO CITY – Ariel Lopez, 29, watches vigilantly as his mother gets her teeth cleaned. Even while speaking to others, his eyes […]

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 […]

After Chaos of the Earthquake, Clinics Give Stability to Patients with Diabetes

Around midday on Friday, the Mexican Diabetes Association opened its tent, donated by Direct Relief, at the edge of Pushkin Park in […]