Once rare in Thailand, childhood obesity is today on the rise, with figures released by Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health in 2013 showing obesity growth rates of 36 per cent in pre-school age kids and 15 per cent in school age children.
One of the most common afflictions among the elderly, knee osteoarthritis affects at least 10 per cent of the Thai population and is today also being found in younger patients.
The telephone book hangs on in the digital age
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A chronic inflammation of the joints triggered by a disorder of the immune system, rheumatoid arthritis (RA) primarily affects the |cartilage and bone structures but can also damage many other organs leading to significant physical disabilities.
A pacemaker implant gives new hope to Parkinson's sufferers
One of the team behind the successful cancer treatment drug Trastuzumab talks about the development of the therapy
Pain on the outside of the elbow or Tennis Elbow, is a condition that has existed for more than 100 years.
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With immunology showing increasingly important results in treating cancer, the Siriraj Foundation launches a public donation campaign to help fund the research