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How a Social Worker Reclaimed Herself Through Nature During the Pandemic

Tamar Izcovich is a clinical social worker with a private practice inĀ  NYC. She is an avid hiker and is always up for an adventure outdoors. Here she shares her personal story of how being in nature helped her reclaim part of herself during the pandemic. She also discusses some of the science of how

Ultrasound now at the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital!

Here is a short film of a real journey: members of the Himalayan Yokpu Foundation bringing the new Ultrasound Machine to the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital, traveling by four-wheel drive in rain-soaked road conditions. Big thanks to Sonam Sherpa, Pasang Sherpa and Phula Sherpa, who delivered this much needed diagnostic tool. Sakar Shrestha filmed this

Jeff Sweat’s COVID-19 Journey: An Update

As you may know, all of us at Musa Masala have been following the journey of author, Jeff Sweat, as he’s battled severe COVID-19 and its aftereffects. We are so happy that Jeff is now back home and improving every day. Jeff’s first-person story is so well told, as were tellings by his wife, Sunny,