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February 5, 2016

Get Your Hands Dirty

Lasting Impact for Women encourages all people everywhere to “get your hands dirty” and inspire global change. It doesn’t matter who you are or where you come from, there is always something you can do to give back to those around.  Here at LIFE we provide opportunities for our volunteers to give back in many different ways. One of our

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February 4, 2016

Vesico-Vaginal Fistulas

  A vesico-vaginal fistula(VVF) is a hole between a woman’s birth passage and one or more of her internal organs. This hole develops over many days of obstructed labor, when the pressure of the baby’s head against the mother’s pelvis cuts off blood supply to delicate tissues in the region. The dead tissue falls away and the woman is left

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