Tags : Heart


His Majesty the King treated for rapid heartbeat, leaking blood

His Majesty the King Bhumibol Adulyadej has been treated for rapid heartbeat and a minor case of leaking blood vessels in the brain, the Royal Household Bureau announced Friday. The bureau announced that His Majesty had a shaking right hand Thursday evening and an irregular heartbeat. His team of doctors performed a computer x-ray scan […]Read More


Study Finds You Can Die of a Broken Heart

We’ve all heard about people dying of a “broken heart.” A new Harvard study suggests it really can happen. Researchers found the risk of heart attack goes way up in the hours and days after the death of a loved one. Researchers interviewed about 2,000 people who’d been hospitalized for a heart attack.Read More


Thai Navy team evacuates villagers in Ayutthaya

A team from the Royal Thai Navy has been aiding the effort to rescue residents of an Ayutthaya village cut off by flood water. Among those assisted by the team was an elderly British woman with heart disease, Rear Admiral Noppadon Supakorn, head of the Navy’s Air and Defence Coastal Command, said Monday. Read more: […]Read More


Malaysian tourist dies during Phuket Vegetarian Festival

PHUKET: An elderly Malaysian tourist died while watching the final street procession of the 2011 Phuket Vegetarian Festival in Phuket Town last night. Heng Yak Seng, 76, came to Phuket with a tour group from Malaysia, which has a large ethnic Chinese population interested in Phuket’s signature cultural event. Read more: The Phuket GazetteRead More


Son Of London Deputy Mayor Dies After Full Moon Party

The 28-year-old son of the Deputy Major of London has collapsed and died in a £12 a night guest house after attending a wild ‘Full Moon Party’ on the Thai island of Koh Phangan. Police said here today that Andrew John Lister, 28, son of Edward Lister, the former Tory chief of Wandsworth Council, collapsed […]Read More


Swede With Heart Disease Thrown In Thai Prison: Overstay In

Kent Melmblom, 52, got heart problems when he was in Thailand and was hospitalized. So long that his tourist visa in Thailand run out. Then began the worst 12 days of his life. – I never thought that Thailand could be so dangerous, says Kent Melmblom. Kent Melmblom from Stockholm rented a house in the […]Read More

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Chiang Mai deaths – the escalating controversy

The son of a retired British couple away on a ‘dream winter escape’ today demanded the truth about their suspicious deaths in Thailand, described by Thai authorities as ‘coincidental’. George and Eileen Everitt were among the victims of five mystery deaths in the northern Thai capital of Chiang Mai and now their son Stephen Everitt […]Read More


British Tourist Found Dead in Phuket Room

A BRITISH tourist has died alone in a room at a no-name Phuket bungalow. His body was found this morning by a maid who came to clean his room in the beachside resort of Karon. Police believe the man, aged 54, had probably been dead for two days. Early indications were that he may have […]Read More