• Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
    Doctors warn trippers of severe danger of using LSD-laden ‘deadly stamps’
    Doctors have warned tourists and party-goers of the danger of “deadly stamps”, as the illicit drug is becoming popular among nightlife visitors to Koh Pha-Ngan.
    national
  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
    Survey finds doctors unhappy and dangerously overworked
    DOCTORS and nurses at state hospitals in Thailand are chronically overworked, according to the Department of Medical Services, which is tabulating the results of a survey that found about 60 per cent of doctors work more than 80 hours per week and 90 per cent had to take shifts even when ill.
    national
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    Family of woman who died seek action against hospital for ‘lack of morality’
    OUTSPOKEN lawyer Atchariya Ruangratanapong yesterday brought relatives of a 38-year-old woman – who on November 9 had succumbed to injuries sustained from her jealous husband splashing acid on to her face – to file a petition with the Public Health Ministry to investigate Praram 2 Hospital and its doctors for an alleged “lack of morality”.
    national
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:00
    Lawyer seeks action against hospital for ‘lack of morality’ after woman dies following acid attack
    Outspoken lawyer Atchariya Ruangratanapong on Monday brought relatives of a 38-year-old woman - who on Friday had succumbed to injuries sustained from her jealous husband splashing acid on to her face - to file a petition with the Public Health Ministry to investigate Praram 2 Hospital and its doctors for an alleged “lack of morality”.
    national
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
    Ban on children boxing could weaken our muay thai heritage
    Re: “Boxers unite to block new law that would keep children out of the ring” and “Doctors call for law banning child boxers”, National, November 2 and 8.
    your say
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    Higher penalty if doctors flee mandatory public service
    Medical council says other changes needed to keep state hospitals staffed.
    national
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
    Doctors call for law banning child boxers
    INTERNATIONAL paediatricians say getting children to box professionally is the worst type of child abuse, and called on Thai lawmakers to pass a law banning children under the age of 12 from the boxing ring in order to prevent them from suffering long-lasting brain injuries.
    national
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:46
    Polluted Delhi air akin to death sentence, say doctors
    Yogesh Kumar wheezes after life-saving surgery to remove a diseased lung, but his surgeons wonder how long he can last outside hospital breathing some of the world's dirtiest air.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 09:37
    Canadian doctors to start prescribing museum visits
    A group of Canadian doctors are to begin prescribing trips to an art gallery to help patients suffering a range of ailments become a picture of health.
    lifestyle
  • Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00
    Doctors warn of global C-section 'epidemic'
    Worldwide Caesarean section use has nearly doubled in two decades and has reached "epidemic" proportions in some countries, doctors warned Friday, highlighting a huge gap in childbirth care between rich and poor mothers.
    lifestyle
  • Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
    Inside the ‘Baby Factory’
    More than 60 infants are born every day at this small doctors-without-borders clinic in Afghanistan
    lifestyle
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Chinese farmers swap sheep for skis ahead of Olympics
    It may be hot outside but that doesn’t stop doctors and former shepherds on skis snowploughing on giant white treadmills on the outskirts of Beijing – part of the battalions of workers learning the sport ahead of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
    opinion
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
    Dispute over drug dispensing continues
    Ministry official calls for resolution as nurses, pharmacists fight over clauses
    national
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 17:30
    Soldier fights for life after being attacked by seniors
    A conscript remains in a critical condition 20 days after being beaten up inside a military camp by his senior colleagues.
    national
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 06:52
    1.4 billion risk disease from disease: WHO
    More than 1.4 billion adults are putting themselves at heightened risk of deadly diseases by not getting enough exercise, doctors are warning, with global activity levels virtually unchanged in nearly two decades.
    lifestyle
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