Thursday, August 17, 2017

‘Mental health should always be part of public social welfare services’

Clinical psychologist Dr Nyi Win Hman speaks to Myanmar Times editor Myo Lwin about mental health and the workplace.

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World health check-up

Drug-resistant typhoid ‘epidemic’ in Africa - Drug-resistant typhoid has become an invisible epidemic in Africa, scientists said May 11 after an unprecedented probe into the disease.

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Dengue: how to spot it, how to avoid it

Recognise the mosquito in the picture? That’s the Aedes aegypti, and it’s famous for acting as the distributor of dengue.

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Vital signs

What census results tell us about our nation’s health.

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Cheap drugs build drug resistance

How ‘income-based healthcare’ leaves the poor with less, and all of us at risk.

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VOXDOC: An apple a day? Good start – but it’ll take more than that

Dr U Chit Soe, Orthopaedist - Patients are afraid of rheumatism caused by bacteria.

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Seeing is believing

Cataracts rob our sight, and the people of Myanmar are particularly at risk.


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