El Paso Doctors Write Home from Haiti

POSTED: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 - 7:30am

UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:26pm

Haiti - - Two El Paso doctors are trying to make do with what little they have in Haiti.

Doctors Marco Diaz and Leonardo Loaiza are treating earthquake victims in a slum village in Port-Au-Prince.

Dr. Diaz has been e-mailing about his experience and today wrote, "This particular tent city is now home to 238 displaced families."

"They rebuild and rebuild. The solidarity is beautiful."

"There is absolutely no sewage system...a makeshirt outhouse."

"We witnessed the remains of burned corpses on the side of the road."

You can read the full text of Dr. Diaz' letter on this Web site.

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