Obstetric fistula location diagram.

The Agonizing Reality of Obstetric Fistula

Padma Thapa, a 65-year-old woman living in Nepal, was given a second chance at life in 2018 after receiving surgery for her obstetric fistula, a condition caused by prolonged obstructed labor that causes incontinence, the involuntary leakage of stool, urine, and blood.
April 30, 2024
Elderly woman's hands.


March 26, 2024
The sickly sweet aroma of the elderly wafts upwards as I walk through the hallways. She sits on her bed...