Articles in Health and Fitness

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by Harrow International School Bangkok on January 25, 2019
Air pollution is gaining more media attention and concerning more people around the globe than ever before. But what are the main reasons for it, what problems does it cause and what can we do about it?... Read full article
by Dr. Pratan Vathesatogkit on January 14, 2019
Air Pollution: What you should know about the particle pollution threat
by Dr. Pratan Vathesatogkit on January 14, 2019
Bangkok’s recent bout of elevated pollution levels has brought attention to a group of unfamiliar terms — particle pollution, particulate matter, N95, and AQI — and provided a public wake-up call to the hazards of air pollution.... Read full article
by Staff Writer on November 15, 2018
Gluten Free Thailand
by Staff Writer on November 15, 2018
Gluten Free Thailand. Smaller restaurants are not super knowlegable on what you wish to avoid. Hotel restaurants and the more professional places will have Gluten Free Options. We have listed a few websites with comprehensive information. ... Read full article
by Dr. Asda Vibhagool on October 12, 2018
Dengue fever epidemic in Thailand
by Dr. Asda Vibhagool on October 12, 2018
Thailand is going through its largest dengue fever epidemic in more than two decades, with more people infected by the mosquito-borne disease that ever with over 120 fatalities so far this year.... Read full article
on August 18, 2018
Why you should go for a walk every single day
on August 18, 2018
If you haven’t exercised in a while, or are looking for something easy you can do every single day give walking a try. It’s the perfect low impact way to exercise. It’s easy to do, you don’t need any special equipment.... Read full article
by Bumrungrad Hospital on April 03, 2018
Emergency Numbers
by Bumrungrad Hospital on April 03, 2018
In case of emergency…By definition, an emergency situation does not give us time to plan or make arrangements, which is why it’s so important to have the right contact numbers already on hand in case you need them.... Read full article
by Dr. Montree Suriya-Amrith on April 03, 2018
How to Call an Ambulance in Thailand
by Dr. Montree Suriya-Amrith on April 03, 2018
How to call an ambulance in Thailand is a question often raised in Bumrungrad Hospital. Often residents in the country cannot recall the nationwide medical emergency number or are not even aware that it exists. It could be a life saver.... Read full article
by Bumrungrad Hospital on February 23, 2018
Health Insurance
by Bumrungrad Hospital on February 23, 2018
Make sure you have good health insurance in Thailand, there are many providers both internationally and locally, most will deal direct with the hospital of your choice to avoid you having to pay first, best to check beforehand.... Read full article
by Bumrungrad Hospital on February 23, 2018
Hospitals in Bangkok
by Bumrungrad Hospital on February 23, 2018
From life-saving treatments to elective procedures, Bangkok is home to many top-rated international hospitals that can address all your medical needs. Hospitals, local or international, have the necessary facilities to accommodate your needs,... Read full article
by Ian Cunningham on May 23, 2017
Bangkok First Aid
by Ian Cunningham on May 23, 2017
The team at Bangkok First Aid provide several Basic Life Support (BLS) training courses which are available in Thai, French or English eg CPR & AED, Primary and Secondary Care, Care for Children etc. ... Read full article
by Bumrungrad Hospital on January 28, 2017
Overview of the Thai Health System
by Bumrungrad Hospital on January 28, 2017
The healthcare infrastructure in Thailand is made up of government-run hospitals and clinics, private healthcare centers, and non-governmental organizations. In Thailand’s large international hospitals, most doctors speak English.... Read full article
by Bumrungrad Hospital on January 27, 2017
Pregnancy and Birth
by Bumrungrad Hospital on January 27, 2017
If you’re planning to have a baby while living in Thailand, or are already pregnant, rest assured that the city has the resources, facilities, and medical care to ensure that your pregnancy and childbirth are safe and comfortable.... Read full article
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