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23 May 2013 : Australian children are accessing social media websites at an increasingly younger age, a new survey suggests, with one in five "tweens" admitting they have chatted to someone online they do not know.
23 May 2013 : Researchers found that women who have higher levels of the stress hormone cortisol are rated as having less attractive faces by men than their more relaxed counterparts.
21 May 2013 : Whether you like it or not, gaining weight during pregnancy is inevitable. The growth and development of babies depend on it. However, there is no one-size-fits-all solution to pregnancy weight gain. How much weight you need to gain depends on various factors.
18 May 2013 : The National Health Security Office (NHSO) board cancelled a discussion on the proposed co-payment scheme for the Universal Healthcare Coverage scheme (UC) at its meeting yesterday amid opposition from activists.
17 May 2013 : The dismissal of the Government Pharmaceutical Organisation (GPO) chief would disrupt Thailand's drug distribution system, health advocates warn.
16 May 2013 : The Government Pharmaceutical Organisation (GPO) chief has defended himself against probes into the agency amid rumours of his sacking.
16 May 2013 : Central Plaza Hotel Plc (Centel) has earmarked 24 billion baht to expand its hotel and food businesses through next year.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
16 May 2013 : Yanhee Hospital expects a five-fold increase in its share of the 16-billion-baht domestic skincare market to 10% within five years by taking advantage of modern trade channels.
14 May 2013 : The Universal Healthcare Coverage scheme (UC) has experienced a number of difficulties since it was launched 12 years ago, with financial problems being among its biggest challenges.
14 May 2013 : Our bodies undergo dramatic changes as we get older. It can be relatively simple for a woman in her 20s to lose a few kilogrammes. But when she hits her 30s, the weight doesn't come off quite as easily as it used to, and slimming down can get even more challenging once she enters her 40s.
14 May 2013 : It seemed like a miracle when a pre-term baby survived her second day without oxygen support. But it wasn't. It was simply nature.
13 May 2013 : Chia Tai Co, a leading seed producer and exporter, is confident international accreditation will allow its products greater access to major markets, especially the US, Europe and Japan.