Air Pollution: Health Effects and Tips During Haze
Seasonal dry conditions without much rain in Bangkok have resulted in higher accumulations of particulate matter over the last month, with high pollution levels expected to continue in the near term.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
January 23, 2019
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The Benefits to Be Gained from Vaginal Delivery
Expecting mothers have two different delivery options to choose from when they are ready to give birth, that being vaginal delivery and Cesarean section, also known as a C-section.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
January 21, 2019
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Understanding Vasectomy: 8 Facts Every Man (and Woman) Should Know
Vasectomy is one of the safest, most reliable methods of permanent birth control. But the procedure is still the subject of numerous myths and misunderstandings which make it hard to know what’s true and what’s not.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
January 15, 2019
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 Robot-Assisted Prostate Surgery
The world’s first known modern-day open prostatectomy to remove a man’s prostate gland was a major medical advance back in the late 1800s.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
November 28, 2018
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A New Mom’s Tears of… Sadness?
The day has finally arrived and the new mom gets to see her baby for the very first time. She has just given birth and is able to hold her newborn baby in her arms.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
October 29, 2018
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Skillful Parenting: Raising Healthier Children in the Digital Age
Raising children has never been easy by any stretch of the imagination. But parenting in the digital age presents a unique set of challenges unknown to earlier generations
Posted by Bumrungrad International
October 29, 2018
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 Hypertension Prevention: 4 Simple Tips for Healthier Blood Pressure
Hypertension is well worth preventing. In the past 40 years, the number of adults with hypertension the medical term for high blood pressure has nearly doubled, to more than 1.1 billion worldwide.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
September 26, 2018
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Spotting Hearing and Vision Problems in School-Age Children
School-age children have plenty of challenges to deal with as they go through the stages of development and face the pressures of school work.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
September 21, 2018
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Heart Attacks are Different for Women
What does a heart attack feel like? Movies and TV shows have helped promote the heart attack stereotype of a man in his 60s suddenly grabbing his chest as he is overcome with intense chest pain.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
September 06, 2018
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How Does a Robot Assist a Surgeon in Surgery?
Today, robotic technology is being used in increasingly advanced ways to assist human beings. In the medical field, robots have even been introduced to assist in surgical procedures.
Posted by Bumrungrad International
August 17, 2018
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