Many emotional stories filter in from our clubfoot clinics around the world. They often have the same theme of confusion and despair turning into clarity and hope. This mother’s story from Nepal is one that will continue to inspire us and others.
When Durga found out that her son, Rizen, was born with clubfoot, it seemed her world was falling to pieces. Not only did Rizen’s father abandon the family when he heard the news, but Durga was unaware that treatment was possible. Hear this seamstress from Banepa, Nepal, describe their journey from despair to joy.