The US Embassy in Bangkok has issued an advisory warning Americans to ensure they have adequate medical coverage if staying long-term in the country, especially if they are of retirement age.
Category: Health care
Articles about health care in Thailand: hospitals, dental clinics, analogues of drugs, etc.
Discy Latest Articles
Tiger Balm (Red Ointment) is a very popular Thai traditional balm used for symptomatic relief of muscular pains, sprains, stuffy nose, itchiness due to insect bites and even flatulence.
Japanese Encephalitis is an infection of the brain caused by the Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV). It is a mosquito-borne flavivirus, and belongs to the same genus as dengue, yellow fever and West Nile viruses.
Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever is a common mosquito-borne illness in many tropical and subtropical countries. One study estimated that 50 million infections occur every year.
The most common drugs in Thai pharmacies which we used to use in Europe and US. International names, Thai analogues, photos, indications.
Guidance for Travellers to Thailand under Treatment Carrying Personal Medications Containing Narcotic Drugs/Psychotropic Substances into/out of Thailand