Public Health

BANGKOK, 12 Aug 2013,  Public Health Minister Dr. Pradit Sintawanarong has instructed 24 provincial public health offices to tighten their dengue fever control measures, proposing that local administration impose laws to eradicate mosquito population. 
The Public Health Ministry plans to develop Thailand as ASEAN’s medical hub, aiming to draw in more foreigners for medical treatment by 10 percent/year. Public Health Minister Dr Pradit Sintavanarong said on the weekly televised program “PM Yingluck Government Meets the People” that the...

Public Health project offers diabetes lecture

Wednesday, 19 September 2012 14:16
More than 100 residents and community leaders attended a lecture on diabetes as part of Pattaya’s efforts to improve public health under a National Health Security Office program.

100 city workers sweep South Pattaya

Wednesday, 06 June 2012 17:13
More than 100 Public Health and Environment Department workers, along with Navy personnel and private citizens swept through South Pattaya May 31, picking up trash, cutting back brush and sweeping roads.
BANGKOK, 12 May 2012 – The Public Health Ministry is set to rid the country of as many mosquito-breeding grounds as possible before the new school term begins. 
BANGKOK, 18 February 2012  - The Public Health Ministry is poised to make the sales of puffer fish meat legal in the near future. 
Pattaya’s mayor and city council said “thank you” to the city’s street sweepers, trash collectors and drainpipe cleaners by giving them handouts of free food and an invitation to live in new city housing being built for their department.

5.8 tons of narcotic drugs incinerated

Saturday, 25 June 2011 12:17
AYUTTHAYA, 24 June 2011 – The Ministry of Public Health has incinerated over 5,800 kilogrammes of confiscated narcotic drugs worth 7.4 billion baht in observance of the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, 26 June.