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Shopping without the trimmings
May 26, 2015 1:00 am

Shopping without the trimmings

An environmentally-aware entrepreneur seeks crowd-funding to open a packaging-free shop

A question of demographics
May 26, 2015 1:00 am

A question of demographics

Asian medical experts join up with a pharmaceutical giant to design cancer treatments specially targetting Asian patients.

Staying healthy in the air
May 19, 2015 1:00 am

Staying healthy in the air

Despite an ever-increasing number of people taking to the skies to travel distances both short and long, health issues during air travel are still surprisingly infrequent, at least for most healthy individuals.

DOG meets dog
May 19, 2015 1:00 am

DOG meets dog

How a sniffer team is succesfully tracking down missing pets

Exercise hard and eat well for maximum muscle building
May 19, 2015 1:00 am

Exercise hard and eat well for maximum muscle building

In recent years, as more Thais have moved from the rural hinterland to towns and cities, gyms and fitness centres have enjoyed a surge in membership.

When infection fights back
May 12, 2015 1:00 am

When infection fights back

A potentially life-threatening complication of an infection, sepsis usually attacks the most vulnerable, the aged and children. It can however be successfully treated though early detection is vital to a good outcome.

A bicycle made for two
May 12, 2015 1:00 am

A bicycle made for two

Blind people can ride bicycles in Germany, thanks to Tandems

Coping with the rainy season
May 5, 2015 1:00 am

Coping with the rainy season

Monsoon rains arrive in much of Thailand next month and those with weak immune systems, including children and the elderly, are the most likely to fall sick.