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Ship Life

Patients and crew follow a “work hard, play hard” mentality on board the hospital of the Africa Mercy! When physical therapist Allan Kent (Australia) challenged a withdrawn patient to a wall sitting contest, he had no idea that the hallway would soon be filled with dozens of others joining in the lively competition! “It was an opportunity to bring this patient out of his shell and get him to engage… He won and absolutely lit up! Now we all call him the champion.”

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