stories

Aug 1 2020

Beginning the Battle | July Admits

Beginning the BattleJuly Admits Today I want to introduce you to the 5 little ones who joined us at Middle Ground this past month. Each of these sweet babies (and their mamas) are fighting through the treacherous early days of malnutrition treatment. They don’t feel well, and they are scared. The next few days and weeks will be filled with a range of complicated physical and emotional feelings from everyone as the pain starts to ...
Jul 22 2020

Where Are They Now? | Mayco & Maylande

Where Are They Now? Mayco & Maylande My (Rhyan) personal favorite success story of 2019 was a brother/sister duo named Mayco and Maylande. Their family was no stranger to Middle Ground, Maylande had been treated in our inpatient program in 2016 when she was 2.5 years old. Maylande had severe kwashiorkor but under the care of our medical staff, she recovered and returned home to her family. For a few months Maylande faithfully came to ...
Jul 1 2020

Beginning the Battle | June Admits

Beginning the BattleJune Admits These are the babies who are just beginning their battle against severe malnutrition.  Meet the little ones who were admitted into our inpatient treatment program over the past month.  7 month old baby girl “M” was admitted into inpatient care on June 15th. Little “M” had been sick with diarrhea and vomiting for several weeks, which had caused her to become malnourished. When she was admitted “M” weighed just 10lbs. M’s ...
Jun 1 2020

Beginning the Battle | May Admits

Beginning the BattleMay Admits Meet the May babies of Middle Ground. These are the little ones who were admitted into our inpatient treatment program over the past month.  “J” is a precious little 3.5 year old boy who was admitted into our care on May 4th. He was sent to our program after being treated at the local children’s hospital for almost 3 months. When J arrived at the hospital pretty much everyone expected him ...
May 5 2020

Where Are They Now? | Lovemyca

Where Are They Now?Lovemyca Today I want to share with you the story of a little girl who is alive because of the milk she received at Middle Ground. Lovemyca arrived at our gates on May 15th 2019, she was 3 days shy of 3 months old, 18 inches long and she weighed just 3lbs 10oz. She had been born at a local hospital 11 weeks prior, premature and not expected to survive. Lovemyca and ...