Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:43
Herbal ‘doctor’ ramps up production line
Saengchai “Mor Saeng” Haelerttrakul, who gained fame and drew scepticism with an herbal “cure” for cancer, is ready to begin distributing his food supplements as M-herbs – both for free and for sale.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
Big Data to crunch Chinese herbal medicine
THE JAPANESE government plans to use Big Data to examine the efficacy and side effects of Chinese herbal medicine, as early as next year, collecting information on about 1 million recipients per medication for analysis, according to sources.
Sun, 26 Aug 2018 16:24
Govt looks at claims of herbal cancer cure
There is no scientific evidence that porcupine flower can cure cancer, the Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine Department has said in response to claims that the plant has brought about full recovery for several cancer patients in upper Central Thailand.
Sat, 25 Aug 2018 10:19
Herbal meds to be studied via big data
The government plans to use big data to examine the efficacy and side effects of Chinese herbal medicine, known as kampo in Japanese, as early as next year, collecting information on about 1 million recipients per medication for analysis, according to sources.
Sun, 06 May 2018 12:25
Test results fail to dent demand for Mor Saeng’s herbal capsules
Mor Saeng’s herbal capsules – seen by many as a miraculous cure for cancer – remain hugely popular, even after the Public Health Ministry’s tests have shown they are not effective in suppressing carcinogenic cells.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 03:00
Mor Saeng’s ‘cancer cure’ ineffective, govt tests show
Patients urged not to abandon modern medicine in favour of herbal pills.
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 01:00
False hope perhaps, but at least it’s free
Re: “Roads jammed as 30,000 people line up for free herbal cancer ‘cure’”, The Nation, April 1.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 14:11
Roads jammed as 30,000 people line up for free herbal cancer ‘cure’
An estimated 30,000 cancer patients and accompanying relatives showed up early Sunday morning outside the house of the well-known inventor of a so-called herbal “cure” for cancer Saengchai Haelerttrakul, in Prachin Buri's Muang district in hopes of getting free capsules.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 01:00
Would-be folk doctor offers healing in the form of hope
Re: “Mor Saeng threatens to cease distributing herbal ‘cure’ for cancer”, National, February 7.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 07:00
Mor Saeng certified as folk doctor for herbal ‘cure’
THE UNTRAINED medical practitioner famed for his so-called “cure” for cancer, “Mor Saeng”, has been officially certified as a folk doctor.
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 03:00
Mor Saeng threatens to cease distributing herbal ‘cure’ for cancer
The well-known inventor of a so-called herbal “cure” for cancer has threatened to stop distributing his free capsules to patients after authorities publicly announced that he had not been certified as a “folk doctor”.
Tue, 06 Feb 2018 01:00
Medical authorities consider certifying Mor Saeng as folk doctor for ‘cancer cure’
THE DEPARTMENT of Thai Traditional and Alternative Medicine has not yet certified “Mor Saeng”, the famous inventor of a so-called herbal cure for cancer, as a “folk doctor”.
Sat, 25 Nov 2017 01:00
Venture squeezes out full potential of switch into farming
PIYANUCH Tuttapranee traded in the stability of life as a housewife for the uncertainties of starting out in business with a plan to grow karandas and later market both the herbal fruit and its juice.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 01:00
Crowds seek ‘last hope’ cancer cures from herbal ‘doctor’ in Prachin Buri
ON THE first Sunday of every month, thousands of people queue in front of the house of “Mor Saeng” in Prachin Buri for what is believed to be a herbal cure to cancer.
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:22
Thai herbs take a bow
The Commerce Ministry’s Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) is shining the spotlight on Thai herbal products in the Thai Herbal Life + Style Cafe exhibition, which runs until Saturday at Bitec, Bangkok.