2 results for tag: Women

Women’s Health Camp – Phase One

Colorado Nepal Alliance held its first Women's Health Camp the last week in February (2020) in three villages in Khaniyabas municipality. Our team of Nepali gynecologists and general practitioners, nurses,

Women’s Health Camp – Feb. 2020

Imagine being carried on someone's back, in a basket, when you are too ill to reach a health provider.  This is the reality for residents of Darkha Nepal, where the closest medical practitioner is a 2-3 hour walk away over rugged terrain.  During the rainy season (approximately June-September) the roads are washed out from monsoon rains.  Even when the roads are passable,  there are no doctors in this region, only Health Assistants (with less training than a U.S. Physician's Assistant). Colorado Nepal Alliance is hosting a women's health camp in late February 2020, to allow the women who live in this area to see a doctor, many for the first ...