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  1. 1. news | 30 Jan 2015

    Activists urge health rights for stateless

    By Paritta Wangkiat, Newspaper section: News

    » Health advocates and ethnic groups yesterday called on the the Public Health Ministry to grant more than 200,000 stateless people the right to health care services.

  2. 2. news | 24 Feb 2015

    Health ministry strife steps up

    By Paritta Wangkiat, Newspaper section: News

    » Internal strife at the Ministry of Public Health looks set to persist after the ministry's permanent secretary's office (PSO) and the National Health Security Office (NHSO) failed to sign a proposed memorandum ...

  3. 3. news | 22 Feb 2015

    No quick fix for an ailing health system

    Newspaper section: Spectrum

    » While acknowledging Myanmar needs help, Cynthia Maung is not optimistic that a $100 million (about 3.2 billion baht) agreement with the World Bank for essential health services will benefit ethnic community health organi...

  4. 4. opinion | 06 Feb 2015

    Health rows must end

    EDITORIAL

    Newspaper section: News

    » The conflicts between the Public Health Ministry and the National Health Security Office (NHSO) are undermining the welfare of 48 million people under the universal healthcare scheme. They must come to an end.

  5. 5. news | 27 Jan 2015

    Gold mine locals to get health checks

    By Paritta Wangkiat, Newspaper section: News

    » The Public Health Ministry has ordered health checks on villagers living near a gold mine in Phichit province and for treatment to be provided for those whose blood is contaminated by heavy metals.

  6. 6. business | 26 Jan 2015

    The Hidden Costs of Health Insurance

    BY INVITATION

    Newspaper section: Business

    » It is a well-known fact health care is a major expense, and unfortunately for many, a preoccupation in older age. Recently a client of mine went for his colonoscopy check-up. He had been going to the same doctor for the ...

  7. 7. news | 12 Jan 2015

    Experts slam user charges for health

    reform

    By Paritta Wangkiat, Newspaper section: News

    » Health activists have criticised government plans to amend the National Health Security Office (NHSO) Act 2002 by charging for user services.

  8. 8. learning | 25 Nov 2014

    Ebola suspect found – healthy

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » The Sierra Leonean man who failed to report to health officials for monitoring for possible Ebola has been found healthy and without fever and he will leave Thailand today, a senior health official said on Tuesday.

  9. 9. learning | 25 Sep 2012

    Mental health: Neglected in Thailand

    About health

    By Jon Fernquest

    » 20% of Thais suffer from mental health problems but only 3 million went to hospital & only 1 million get regular treatment.

  10. 10. opinion | 24 Feb 2015

    Closing the health equity divide

    DEVELOPMENT

    Newspaper section: News

    » The past century saw tremendous progress towards ending poverty and improving lives in low- and middle-income countries. Much of this progress was driven by groundbreaking advances in medicine and public health, such as ...

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