Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Sat 21, Oct 2017 12:12 PM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
 MENU
Home
News
Photo News
Opinions
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
Interviews
Travels
Health
Obituaries
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
Liu Xiaobo’s spirit will remain forever, says Dalai Lama at his memorial service
Satellite images show drastic reduction of Larung Gar institute
Xi portrays resolute intent to clamp down on "separatists" at CCP meet
Dalai Lama returns after maiden Manipur visit
Dalai Lama calls for EU like unions to end violence
Kunphen organizes workshop against drug abuse
TYC activists storm Chinese embassy as China's 19th Party Congress kicks off
Manipur accords grand reception to Dalai Lama
“No hopes from Xi's dictatorship”: Tibetan NGOs on the eve of 19th National Congress
Tibetan traders harassed at Kyirong - Nepal border
 Latest Photo News
Tibetans participate in a candle light vigil to mourn the passing away of Chinese activist Liu Xiaobo in China, TCV Day School, July 14, 2017 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama leaves for Gaggal airport, June 11, 2017. The Tibetan leader is scheduled to give a public talk on "Embracing the Beauty of Diversity in our World" at the University of California San Diego on June 16, 2017. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama bestows the chenrezig empowerment, Theckchen Choeling, McLeod Ganj, May 27, 2017 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
Advertisement
TWA organize AIDS and Hepatitis awareness programme in Kathmandu
Phayul[Friday, September 22, 2006 10:29]
By Tenzin Choephel
Phayul Correspondent

Kathmandu,21st September-Tibetan Women Organization branch of Nepal organized an AIDS and Hepatitis awareness programme to over 200 women and several men at the Chonjor Hall in Kathmandu.

Dr. Kundu Yangzom La, a famous Tibetan gynecologist and obstetrician in Kathmandu and also the head of Gynecology and Obstetrics Department of Patan Hospital gave a slide-show talk programme on HIV and AIDS. She is one of the busy doctors of Kathmandu and works in several hospitals besides being the head of gynecology department in Patan Hospital, one of the biggest hospitals in Kathmandu Valley. She also runs a private clinic at Kunpondole. She said that she specialized in gynecology and obstetrics after an audience with His Holiness the Dalai Lama where His Holiness told her to become a doctor for women as Tibetan women mostly prefer to show their problems to a lady doctor. If any young Tibetan girls want to become a doctor, she should have interest as well as study hard and if you do that then becoming doctor is not a problem.

During her practice for so many years, she said she have experienced many good and bad things in her life. There are some satisfied and some unsatisfied patients and sometimes if it is cases like cancer then it is frustrating because a person comes with hope and in some cases there is no hope but most times it is rewarding, so she is happy with her profession. She also said that Tibetan women take care of their health very well and don't hesitate to spend money on their healthcare. Even though Tibetan women don't spend money on good clothes, they try to find the best hospital for their health problem and she think it is very good. Her message to younger Tibetan women is that whatever you do you should do it with honesty and faith. When you sleep at night you should sleep happy without any doubt and that way you would be happy yourself and make others also happy.

Amji Choekyi La, a well known Tibetan herbal medicine doctor and famous for reading nerve gave a talk programme on Hepatitis. After the talk, she answered several questions from audiences and one was about treatment for AIDS and interestingly, she said that it is an achievement of Tibetan medicine that it have proven record of controlling AIDS virus in patients. It was carried out on 40 patients at a big hospital in USA and western doctors have accepted that Tibetan medicine can indeed control growth of AIDS virus in body. She also has very good personal experience of treating AIDS patients in Kalmyk Republic during one of her foreign visits and she was very happy and proud with the results of Tibetan medicine in controlling AIDS virus. However, she is not sure if Tibetan medicine can cure AIDS.

Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Keep us good work (kdeeky)
HIV - Beware Tibetan Medicine (Rahula)
HAIL JETSUN DOLMA (wangchook)
Your Comments

 Other Stories
Don't award Nobel to Kadeer: China warns Norway
Celebration in honour of Dalai Lama
China failing to meet Olympics rights promises
The extension of Tibet Railway to Nepal's border will have serious strategic implications for India
Doing right by Law: His Holiness provides Law school with moral framework
TWA organize AIDS and Hepatitis awareness programme in Kathmandu
Defamation Campaign against the Dalai Lama Raised at the United Nations
Nations of High Asia Declare Independence in U.S. Congress
Dalai Lama speaks locally of peace, compassion
Last effort to save Little Tibet
Advertisement
Advertisement
Photo Galleries
Advertisement
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2017 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement