Lusaka Times – Women with fistula condition urged to seek medical help

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Fistula Foundation Zambia Program Manager Bwalya Chomba is featured in an interview on Lusaka Times, highlighting Fistula Foundation’s work in Zambia to improve awareness about obstetric fistula, reduce stigma, and increase the number of referrals of women for treatment. Read the full article at the link below:

Zambia : Women with fistula condition urged to seek medical help

Fistula Foundation Zambia Program Director Bwalya Chomba has called on women suffering from the fistula condition to avoid self-pity and stigmatization but open up and seek help as the condition is repairable. Speaking in an interview with ZANIS today, Ms Chomba said a woman with fistula is often rejected by her husband, family and pushed out of her community causing women to go in isolation.

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