- Magalena January in the doorway of the damaged hut she used to share with her husband.
This past month, 85 year-old Magalena January received treatment at the Freedom from Fistula Foundation Fistula Care Center in Lilongwe, Malawi. Unfortunately, she has advanced cervical cancer and cannot be cured. We worked with our palliative care colleagues and arranged for her to go home for end-of-life care. Before she was discharged, we had the good fortune to sit down with her and her husband, Sandram Phiri, and listen to them share their life histories.
Read her story here...