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Brain Healthy: Keep your brain healthy

Welcome to Better Health, the magazine for patients and friends of Bumrungrad International.

The brain is the body’s most important and complex organ and is involved in every aspect of life. In this issue, we’re devoting special attention to the important issues concerning brain health.

Highlights from This Issue

What You Need to Know About Brain Health

The brain is the most important, and the most complicated, human organ. It plays the starring role in every aspect of life,from our simplest body movements to our most complex thoughts and feelings.

Health Briefs - Alzheimer’s

Vitamin may guard against Alzheimer’s and help boost memory. Recent study has yielded some encouraging results for the possible prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and for improving memory function in healthy people.

Reduce Your Stroke Risk With a Healthy Dose of Knowledge

Don’t let the simple name fool you. Knowing more about stroke’s causes and risk factors can keep you from  falling victim to this deadly disease.

Endovascular Surgery: Big Step Forward in Stroke Prevention

Minimally-invasive procedure uses balloon stenting to repair the artery or blood vessel and restore healthy blood flow to the brain.

Making Life Better for Migraine Patients

For the world’s 300 million migraine sufferers,knowledge and action can boost everyday quality of life.

Q & A

I have noticed some numbness in my feet recently. What might be causing this, and can it be treated?

News from Bumrungrad International

Bumrungrad International hospital recently won the Best Practice Workplace for Labour Relations and Labour Welfare&award in the “large enterprise without Federation of Labour Union category by Thailand Ministry of Labour.