Photo of the Day

March 3, 2009

Health Worker Holding a Child, India

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

Her fingers gnarled by leprosy suffered as a teenager, Sakubai Gite examines a two-year-old girl she delivered and still cares for in India.

See more photographs from the December 2008 feature story "Community Health."

Photograph by Lynn Johnson

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