You are Browsing Category:
Health and Medical
The Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital Tapting –  Update!

We are so proud to present the latest from the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital. This film was shot and edited by the incredible Yaman Shakya and Bibek Bartaula. (They are also awesome singers.) It gives a great overview of the story behind the hospitals founding and comes right up to our visit to paint the

Musa Masala Hypothermia Cards are here!!

Available now in our store, this card is a simple tool to help you recognize hypothermia, prevent it and treat it. Here are our previous posts about hypothermia: Hypothermia: Scenarios and Management Hypothermia Signs and Symptoms #Recreate Responsibly and Layering Up in the Cold A few hypothermia tips When going on an outdoor adventure, planning is

A Baby Delivery at the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital

Here is a story we want to share with everyone. It comes from Pasang Sherpa, the Project Manager for the Himalayan Yokpu Foundation. As Pasang told us the story, we couldn’t help but think about the remoteness of the area and access to emergent healthcare, and how now, with the Wongchhu Sherpa Memorial Hospital opening,