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Sunday, September 24, 2017
emergency

Patients to get 72 hours of emergency care free of charge.

A set of new regulations aimed at ensuring all people have access to emergency care within 72 hours of an emergency came into effect...
exercise

Fat but fit is not really gonna help in the livelong stakes

It’s worth revisiting a significant quote from the highly-respected New England Journal of Medicine (December 2004) which stated, ‘Both increased adiposity and reduced...
blood pressure conceptual meter

What is high blood pressure?

Blood pressure is recorded with two numbers. The systolic pressure (higher number) is the force at which your heart pumps blood around your body. The...
Fitness-Walking

Walking to keep fit and to improve your health

Whilst walking is a less strenuous form of exercise than jogging or other aerobic activities, it is still good for your health and can...
How common are seizures after a stroke?

How common are seizures after a stroke?

Your risk for post-stroke seizure is the highest the first 30 days following a stroke. Approximately 5 per cent of people will have a...
diabetes

Diabetes can be stopped!

Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that affect how your body uses blood sugar (glucose). Glucose is vital to your health because...
No response to an exercise routine may indicate you are a non-responder

No response to an exercise routine may indicate you are a non-responder

Exercise science has a name for people who train hard in a certain way, yet don’t really get to see much in the way...
Chest pain or Discomfort is Worth Following up on!

Chest pain or Discomfort is Worth Following up on!

Angina is a pain that comes from the heart. It is usually caused by narrowing of the coronary (heart) arteries. Usual treatment includes a...
foods that burn belly-fat

Lose that belly fat with weights

A 12-year study of 10,500 healthy men conducted at Harvard University and published in 2014 looked at which activity, from doing nothing, or virtually...
Weight training can increase sex hormones in older men

Weight training can increase sex hormones in older men

A study done at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan in 2014 concluded that older men may not need testosterone replacement therapy if they engage...

Bangkok Weather

Bangkok
few clouds
25 ° C
25 °
25 °
100%
1.8kmh
20%
Mon
29 °
Tue
24 °
Wed
33 °
Thu
33 °
Fri
34 °

Pattaya Weather

Pattaya
thunderstorm with light rain
24 ° C
24 °
24 °
94%
2.1kmh
75%
Mon
27 °
Tue
26 °
Wed
32 °
Thu
33 °
Fri
32 °

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