Tags : Stroke


25,100 Thais died of strokes last year

BANGKOK, 2 November 2015 (NNT)-The Ministry of Public Health has revealed that as many as 25,100 Thais died from strokes last year. Public Health Minister Dr. Piyasakon Sakolsattayatorn, stroke is the second major cause of death of people who are over 60 years old worldwide, with nearly 6 million people killed by strokes each year. […]Read More


Heat stroke warning as country sizzles

With temperatures across the country hitting 40 degrees Celsius, the Public Health Ministry yesterday issued a warning advising people to stay indoors and avoid getting a heat stroke – a lifethreatening condition that claimed seven lives over the past two years. Public Health Minister Jurin Laksanawisit said exposure to heat could result in abnormally high […]Read More