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Dr. Iain Corness

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Work is the curse of the drinking classes

It was way back in the 1700’s that a Dr Bernardino Ramazzini (1633 - 1714), an Italian physician published a book on occupational diseases,...

More(ton) on BSE

Some time ago I used this column to suggest to women that they should do Breast Self Examination (BSE). This produced a response from...

What does Dr. Somchai T.shoke-satian M.D. do?

Last week I introduced you briefly to Dr Somchai, the specialist Ophthalmologist and the driving force behind SuperSight surgery. (adsbygoogle...

Honest research?

News of the latest earth-shattering breakthrough crossed my desk last week, complete with the promise that this new treatment will stave off Alzheimer’s and...

Do you have “sugar”?

Diabetes is one of those insidious conditions that creeps up slowly and you don’t realize you have got it until it is too late....

Check-ups at a bargain price

Many people work on the principle that they would rather not know about any underlying or sinister medical conditions they may have. After all,...

Who is Dr Somchai T.shoke-satian M.D.? Part 1

Is this you? “I sat on my reading glasses this morning and now I can’t even read the newspaper.” (That was me, but not these...

This is Pinktober

We are in “Pinktober”, a breast cancer awareness program charity drive to assist the poor under the care of the Thanyarak Foundation (under the...

Is 64-Slice the answer?

Coronary Heart Disease is one of the prime causes of death for males over the age of 50 years. Depressing thought? However, you can...

Remembering how to spell Alzheimer’s Disease!

If the symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease come about because the ‘electrical’ wiring in the brain gets tangled, then there should be a way of...

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Strange new roads for Pattaya baht bus drivers

During better times, Sompong ‘Uncle Tor’ Noisit could drive his baht bus only two days a week and earn enough for a comfortable living....

Sunshine covers Pattaya, refreshment available on opposite side of the road for beach goers

Pattaya is hot and humid and expected to be warm in the coming days. The sky is forecast to be clear from Wednesday on...

Bangkok and upper Thailand warned of rain and a temperature drop

Thailand’s Meteorological Department has announced that the lower northern region, lower northeastern region, lower central region, and the eastern region will face thundershowers and...

Bangkok to ban truck entry to some areas in dust particle reduction plan

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA), has announced details of a plan to reduce the PM2.5 dust particle problem in the city, involving a prohibition...

11 mil Thais traveled on public transport during long holidays, Chonburi highest road accidents

The Transport Ministry reported 10.69 million people used public transport and 14.05 million vehicles including 13.04 million private vehicles traveled to and from Bangkok...