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Fighting dry mouth with sugar-free candies
August 16, 2016 1:00 am

Fighting dry mouth with sugar-free candies

If you are constantly fighting dry mouth, try reaching for sugar-free candies or gum to encourage saliva production, a public health organisation recommends.

Oh my aching knees!
August 9, 2016 1:00 am

Oh my aching knees!

The older we get, the more likely we are to experience symptoms of osteoarthritis in at least one joint, most often the knee.

Constant tiredness may indicate iron deficiency
August 9, 2016 1:00 am

Constant tiredness may indicate iron deficiency

If your body’s intake of iron becomes too low, symptoms might not appear for “a fairly long time,” a German nutritionist is warning. But when they do, you may well have to deal with fatigue, difficulty concentrating, headache, pale skin,...

Focusing senior minds
August 2, 2016 1:00 am

Focusing senior minds

An award-winning neurofeedback cognitive training game developed by Chulalongkorn Hospital is helping the elderly stay away from dementia

Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in children
August 2, 2016 1:00 am

Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in children

Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) is bleeding that occurs in your child’s upper gastrointestinal tract.

Protecting our adolescents
August 2, 2016 1:00 am

Protecting our adolescents

Concerned that the number of women diagnosed with cervical cancer has not dropped significantly despite the introduction of an effective vaccine, the Thai Gynaecologic Cancer Society is reinforcing its commitment to preventing HPV in Thai women...

Endometriosis: why awareness is key
July 19, 2016 1:00 am

Endometriosis: why awareness is key

Endometriosis, often referred to as chocolate cysts, is a condition that most commonly affects women during their reproductive years.

Dark spots: New cause, new technology
July 14, 2016 1:00 am

Dark spots: New cause, new technology

An ever-increasing number of people are suffering dark spots and patches as a result of traffic fumes, according to a new study published in the “Journal of Investigative Dermatology”.

Thailand and the obesity epidemic
July 12, 2016 1:00 am

Thailand and the obesity epidemic

Obesity has reached alarming levels in the Asean Economic Community and especially in Thailand, where 32 per cent of the population are overweight

Great care - seven days a week
July 2, 2016 1:00 am

Great care - seven days a week

Mahachai Hospital comes up with a new weekend clinic to ensure that patients enjoy timely and effective treatment