Author Archives Siloé

  • We are so excited to welcome our new missionary nurse, Karli Kridler, RN. We first met Karli last summer when she was here on a short-term missions trip with her church and came to volunteer at our clinic.  God placed it on her heart to come back, long term, and we are so glad she […]

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  • Check out this time lapse video captured during Strong Tower’s big Framing Party (Dec. 2-4, 2016) at the Wellness Center build site. More than 85 volunteers joined us in framing the roof and the Center’s second floor–along with painting, tiling, and digging projects. We are grateful for all who served and hope to welcome them […]

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  • Thanks to an ophthalmologist that visits our clinic regularly, we’re able to provide eye exams and screenings for patients that come from as far as Tijuana and Ensenada. This is crucial for our population that has a high incidence of hypertension and diabetes, often leading to eye disease. In the past few months, he’s diagnosed […]

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  • On Saturday, Dec, 14, Siloé threw a Christmas party in Medano, a nearby farming community. Thanks to our friends from the Loma Linda University PA program for sponsoring children’s gifts and joining us at the event! We had a great time sharing gifts, a hot meal, a piñata, and the gospel message with the precious […]

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  • This past weekend we were invited to help at a Rotary Club sponsored medical outreach south of Ensenada. We left early in the morning and a nail in the tire of the suburban almost kept us from making it on time! Our team included regular Siloe medical staff as well as a visiting chiropractor and […]

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  • While a big part of what our ministry does is treat illness, Siloé’s overall mission is to promote and improve health through education and prevention. Many of our patients have very poor diets–no fruits or vegetables, lots of refined carbs (tortillas!), and an unending flow of soda! Though obesity, heart disease and high blood pressure […]

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  • On Sunday, October 17th, Sarah Mayer PA-C, Miriam, and Erin travelled with a team from Prescribing Hope, to Jacume, (a three-hour drive from our base in La Misión) a small community outside of Tecate. This is one of our regular outreach events, as we’ve been working with this California-based non-profit organization, (formerly Students without Borders) […]

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  • On Thursday August 5, 2010 an established patient with Siloé Clinic arrived at the clinic with severe abdominal pain and bleeding.   Julia* had recently found out she was pregnant, but was in so much pain she could barely walk. When she sat up on the exam table she collapsed into Sarah’s arms crying, from physical […]

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  • [singlepic id=132 w=320 h=240 float=left]  On Thursday July 29, Siloé partnered with a group from Florida, who put on a pediatric health fair extravaganza. More than 80 kids and their families participated in this event.  RNs, Brooke Moran and Becky McIntyre coordinated and organized the fair, setting up more than 10 stations of healthful information […]

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