Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #85 | September 2019

Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #85 – July 2019 Please visit our website http://www.healthwrights.org Announcing a new book by David Werner: Reports from the Sierra Madre Stories behind the health handbook Where There Is No Doctor David Werner and HealthWrights (Workgroup for People’s Health and Rights) are very excited to announce the release of this new book, Reports from the Sierra Madre. This is the backstory, the real-time day-to-day journals and reports of what David experienced in the backcountry of Western Mexico, living and working side-by-side with the campesinos. Richly illustrated with hundreds of photographs as well as line drawings … Continue reading Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #85 | September 2019

Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #84 | March 2019

Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #84 – March 2019 click here for the http://www.healthwrights.org homepage Inclusion of the Most Excluded – ‘The Power of String’ Update on the Buddy Home Care initiative, Ubon, Thailand by David Werner On a visit … Continue reading Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #84 | March 2019

Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #80

click here for the http://www.healthwrights.org homepage Namesakes resulting from Where There is No Doctor Since I first wrote and illustrated Where There is No Doctor in Spanish, in mountain villages of Western Mexico in the early 1970s, the book has been translated into at least 100 languages (that we know of), with more than three million copies in print. According to the the World Health Organization, it has become “the most widely used community health care handbook in the world.” We have received letters of appreciation from health workers and families in scores of different countries, often with stories of … Continue reading Newsletter from the Sierra Madre #80