Free Medical Camp
Leh, Zanskar, Srinagar (7 July– 14 August, 2017)
Dr. Tsai and team (Ms. Huang Shu Yun, Ms. Chen Ni Fang, Mr. Hsu Shun Chi and Mr. Chen Cheih Ting) from White Tara Foundation, Taiwan, assisted by Men-Tsee-Khang (Sowa Rigpa), conducted a massage therapy on nervous disorder, joint pain and muscular pain in Leh, Mangtro village and Zanskar region in Ladakh from 7 July to 10 August, 2017.
The first place to conduct therapy was at TCV School where the team gave treatment to more than 32 elderly people from Changthang and from 7 to 13 July they treated 30 people at Old Age Home of TCV School. The team also provided treatment at Men-Tsee-Khang Culture Centre clinic to more than 75 people, majority of them were native. In Tibetan Settlement camp, Dr. Tsai and team paid visit to old and bedridden patients who gained benefit through this massage therapy treatment. Overall the team treated 1200+ people in Ladakh & Zanskar region.
Due to cold climate, most of them were suffering from Rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis (RA & OA disease) and joint problem. Eye diseases, stomach problems and Parkinson diseases are also found among them.
Dr. Tsai and team held medical camp in Srinagar from 13 to 14 August, 2017 and more than 100+ peoples received the massage treatment. Men-Tsee-Khang would like to pay their sincere gratitude to Dr. Liao Wei Tsai and team, and SNM (Sonam Norbu Memorial) hospital for their generous support and services provided to the people whocannot get access to medical needs.