Amazon Tour Guide Turned Medical Angel for Poor

Amazon Tour Guide Turned Medical Angel for Poor

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medical-angel-amazon.jpg Nearly 21 years ago, Patty Webster landed her dream job as an adventure tour guide in the Amazon jungles of Peru. But as she shared the area’s beauty and culture with tourists, she realized there was no medical service to native people in this rainforest paradise.

Since 1993, Webster has been bringing medical relief to some of Peru’s poorest and most remote areas through her nonprofit, now known as Amazon Promise

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