Thirty percent of Cambodians live below the poverty line. As a result, they avoid medical care unless critical. Many common problems are unknown until symptoms become serious preventing work or school.
Simple medical check-ups are able to discover these diseases in an early stage when habit changes and medicine can manage or eliminate future problems.
The SMF sends mobile clinics to villages staffed by certified Cambodian and Ex-patriot doctors and dentists who provide treatment and educate on preventative health.
To date, we have given aid to over 3,900 students.