It’s Hispanic Heritage Month! We celebrate our Hispanic students shed on their experience through our Representation Matters series.
In part 1 of this interview series, we learned about July Huang’s background studying and healing with the Vedic sciences. July also collaborates with Kerala
Kerala alumnus, July Huang, is a trailblazing Asian Yoga Teacher, Ayurvedic Practitioner and current Ayurvedic Doctor program participant, who not only teaches Ayurveda in Mandarin, but also has a robust Ayurvedic practice offering Panchakarma therapies. It was refreshing and inspiring to interview her for our Representation Matters series.
As a holistic and inclusive science, Ayurveda is uniquely poised to help with LGBTQ+ healthcare, provided we offer affirming, safe and competent care. To practice what we preach, we explore in this article ways to modify and update old systems in our wellness practices, upgrade our communication and lead with compassionate, inclusive care.
The LGBTQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer) community is a minority community in the US and worldwide. It faces discrimination in many fields, including healthcare.
Ayurveda is a form of traditional medicine in India and Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in the US. It has been through its