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Probiotics play an important role in keeping us healthy
September 1, 2015 1:00 am

Probiotics play an important role in keeping us healthy

Human microbiota are microorganisms, invisible to naked eye, that reside in various regions of human body.

When a child is depressed
September 1, 2015 1:00 am

When a child is depressed

Most of us, no matter how old or young we may be, know what it's like to feel down.

More space for critical care
August 31, 2015 1:00 am

More space for critical care

With Ramathibodi Hospital overcrowded, a new facility will bring public healthcare to the east of Bangkok by the end of 2017

Cardio-metabolic illnesses: the slow killers
August 25, 2015 1:00 am

Cardio-metabolic illnesses: the slow killers

Several hospitals have recently set up new departments to deal specifically with a cluster of diseases known as cardio-metabolic illnesses.

Shutting off severe headaches with a remote control
August 18, 2015 1:00 am

Shutting off severe headaches with a remote control

Frank Ewald inflicts pain on himself by remote control nearly every day. It is not enjoyable but it helps him avoid even worse pain, the kind of suffering that has led others to attempt suicide.

Mother's milk is life giving
August 11, 2015 1:00 am

Mother's milk is life giving

Breastfeeding is supposedly a natural phenomenon, as natural as childbirth itself.

Shingles: the pain and the misery
August 4, 2015 1:00 am

Shingles: the pain and the misery

Known in Thai as ngoo swad ("swad snake"), herpes zoster or shingles is a painful, blistering skin rash caused by the varicella-zoster virus - the same virus that causes chickenpox.

Fido gets a full tummy
August 4, 2015 1:00 am

Fido gets a full tummy

Germany's pet food banks help owners finding it difficult to care for their animal companions

The challenge of psychiatric emergencies
July 28, 2015 1:00 am

The challenge of psychiatric emergencies

Over the last 10 or so years, the emergency departments of hospitals have seen a dramatic rise in what are known as psychiatric emergencies.

A jab in the joint
July 21, 2015 1:00 am

A jab in the joint

He is not globally known but a German arthritist expert is trusted implicity by top sportsman and counted the late pope John Paull II among his patients