• Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
    Healthcare: What the future holds in store
    With an ageing population in Asia and a scenario that foresees an increase in cancers, cardiovascular diseases and diabetes, shouldn't we be looking at 'clinical utopia'?
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:07
    A diet that sharpens the mind
    A new health study shows the consumption of a Mediterranean diet, characterised by nutritious foods such as vegetables and olive oil, is associated with a higher score in core school subjects and verbal skills in adolescents.
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thai healthcare gets a global nod of approval
  • Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    Pracharat bill ‘a setback for goal of a welfare state’
    Subsidising only a part of population won’t ease economic disparity: critics
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 17:59
    Seasonal plague kills two more in Madagascar
    Madagascar's seasonal outbreak of pneumonic plague has killed two more people, taking the death toll to four, the health ministry said on Saturday.
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  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00
    BMA set to swoop on pigeon fanciers
    BANGKOK has too many pigeons, according to health officials, and anyone caught feeding them can now be fined or jailed.
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 08:43
    Big life insurer shifts to activity tracking in health push
    Financial giant John Hancock is converting all its life insurance policies to an incentive-based system using activity tracking, a move aimed at promoting healthier lifestyles but which also raises privacy questions.
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:00
    Jack Ma: Trade should be propeller of peace
    Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said efforts should be made to promote the healthy development of China-US trade, even though it is hard to fulfill his previous promise of creating 1 million jobs for the United States under current circumstances. 
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:01
    Sixty killed by dengue virus nationwide this year: Public Health Ministry
    Sixty people have died from dengue fever nationwide this year, Public Health Ministry deputy permanent secretary Opas Kankawinpong said on Tuesday.
  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
    France to share space expertise with India
    FRANCE has offered India its expertise in space medicine, astronaut health monitoring, life support and radiation protection for India’s proposed manned space mission.
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    REPORT: Family clinics inject hope for stressed public health system
    IT’S COMMON enough when seeking outpatient services at large public hospitals to arrive at 5am for a queue token for an appointment to see a doctor sometime around 2pm.
  • Sun, 16 Sep 2018 14:03
    Australia offers reward amid mystery strawberry needle scare
    Sydney - An Australian state has offered a large reward for information after sewing needles were found in strawberries sold in supermarkets, in what the federal health minister described as a "vicious crime".
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  • Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:00
    Free knowledge and new technology at Chiang Mai health expo
    People will be able to meet medical specialists and get free check-ups and counselling at a health exposition in Chiang Mai province on September 21.
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 10:16
    No more state funds for care abroad
    Ending the decades-long practice of spending millions of rupees from the state coffers on treatment of political leaders at foreign health facilities, Parliament on Friday endorsed a law with a provision to stop such funding in the future.
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  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 15:19
    Asian markets enjoy healthy rally after China-US talks reports
    Hong Kong led a rally in most Asian markets on Thursday following reports that the US had reached out to China in a fresh bid to avert a trade war, providing some much-needed respite to weary investors.
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